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Laudians and Puritans

Laudians and Puritans Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Two groups struggling for preferment: The Laudians and the Puritans

The Putney Debates

The Putney Debates Creative commons image Credit: Jim Linwood under CC-BY licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Questions of suffrage and property were at the heart of the Putney Debates

Formation of a Royalist Party

Formation of a Royalist Party Creative commons image Credit: Salam Virji under CC-BY-SA licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Charles' supporters come together with the formation of a Royalist Party

Timeline 1637

Timeline 1637 Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
A year-by-year guide to the key events of the Civil War

Total War - Parliament

Total War - Parliament Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Inspired by Cromwell, and in the face of possible defeat, a new approach was needed by Parliament

Charles I

Charles I Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Vain, arrogant, short-sighted and cruel. Meet King Charles I

The Execution of Charles I

The Execution of Charles I Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
A historic moment as the state beheads its head of state: The Execution of Charles I

Taking Sides - The Irish Dimension

Taking Sides - The Irish Dimension Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
It wasn't just religion and Scottish nationalism in the mix - there was also an Irish dimension

Timeline 1638

Timeline 1638 Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
A year-by-year guide to the key events of the Civil War

December 1645

December 1645 Creative commons image Credit: John Winterbottom under CC-BY-SA licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
The Royalists were facing a rout in the heartlands of England by December 1645