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Truce in Ireland

Truce in Ireland Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
While Charles enjoyed military success on the mainland, he attempted to secure a truce in Ireland

Charles' response to the Covenant

Charles' response to the Covenant Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
There was no spirit of compromise in Charles' response to the Covenant

Endgame - Regicide

Endgame - Regicide Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
The King had gone too far - and Parliament weighed the ultimate sanction: Regicide

Scottish invasion into Northern England

Scottish invasion into Northern England Copyrighted image Credit: photos.com
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Follow the map showing the Scottish invasion into northern England

Timeline 1641

Timeline 1641 Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
A year-by-year guide to the key events of the Civil War

Defeat in the West Country

Defeat in the West Country Creative commons image Credit: Bill Stilling under CC-BY-SA licence
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

Aftershocks - The Republic

Aftershocks - The Republic Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
With the King gone, how would the Kingdom fare as a Republic?

Imposition of the Prayer Book

Imposition of the Prayer Book Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
The bishops made worse the imposition of the Anglican Prayer Book

Endgame - The Second Civil War

Endgame - The Second Civil War Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
It was to be short, but brutal: the Second Civil War

The Battle of Turnham Green

The Battle of Turnham Green Copyrighted image Credit: David Hawgood under CC-BY-SA licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Charles made a fateful decision when he turned away from a battlie at Turnham Green