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The History Emporium & Pals Podcast was born in early 2020. Solo episodes and collaborations on people, places and events, History is diverse and so is this podcast. Thanks for listening - Ollie.

The History Emporium & Pals Podcast was born in early 2020. Solo episodes and collaborations on people, places and events, History is diverse and so is this podcast. Thanks for listening - Ollie.

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United Kingdom

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The History Emporium & Pals Podcast was born in early 2020. Solo episodes and collaborations on people, places and events, History is diverse and so is this podcast. Thanks for listening - Ollie.

Language:

English


Episodes

The bloody brutal rise of Scottish Kings & Queens with Chris Small (PART ONE)

9/15/2021
It has arrived AT LAST! Finally edited and ready for the world! Join me and native Scot Chris Small to chat all thing Scottish Stewarts / Stuarts history. There’s more than the English side and it’s BLOODY BRUTAL!! This is part one. PART 2x coming soon! There is so much Information in this one, so you will need your listening ears! (And maybe a pen and paper)

Duration:01:42:36

Thomas Becket & Henry II

7/23/2021
The assassination of Thomas Becket in Canterbury Cathedral on 29 December 1170 changed the course of history. Becket was one of the most powerful figures of his time, serving as royal Chancellor and later as Archbishop of Canterbury. Initially a close friend of King Henry II, the two men became engaged in a bitter dispute that culminated in Becket’s shocking murder by knights with close ties to the king. Find out more with our guest Chris Riley from Chris Riley History.

Duration:01:16:55

Debate Club: Should museums give back what they have taken in the past?

7/6/2021
Surprise! New Episode! Debate Club: Should museums give back what they have taken in the past? Many items are now in locations they don’t originate from. Listen here to 6 podcast hosts chat things through. *Slight echo on recording (recorded via zoom) The History Emporium & Pals Podcast History With Jackson The Active Historian Chris Riley History Consistently Eccentric Anthology Of Heroes Podcast It’s a long one. I allowed it to feature sport too. This was a fun one to...

Duration:02:03:04

Jojo Rabbit. Film Review: Green. Riley. Jackson.

6/9/2021
Jojo Rabbit is a 2019 comedy-drama film written and directed by Taika Waititi, adapted from Christine Leunens's 2008 book Caging Skies. Roman Griffin Davis portrays the title character, Johannes "Jojo" Betzler, a ten-year-old Hitler Youth member who finds out that his mother (Scarlett Johansson) is hiding a Jewish girl (Thomasin McKenzie) in their attic. He must then question his beliefs while dealing with the intervention of his imaginary friend (Waititi), a fanciful version of Adolf Hitler...

Duration:01:04:13

The Windrush Generation. A story by Kandace Chimbiri (Read in-part by Oliver Green)

6/2/2021
The Windrush Generation includes anyone who immigrated to Britain from the Caribbean between 1948-1973. After WWII, large parts of Britain were in desperate need of rebuilding, so the UK actively invited immigration from Commonwealth nations. https://windrushfoundation.com Kandace Chimbiri is the author of black history books for children; Secrets of the Afro Comb,6,000 Years of Art and Culture, The Story of Early Ancient Egypt, Step Back in Time to Ancient Kush and The Story of the...

Duration:00:17:14

Stalin. Part 2 (The older)

5/26/2021
This is part 2 of a 2 part episode. Stalin’s life was incredible!! good, bad and at many times ugly. From a poor kid to the leader of the USSR. During the quarter of a century preceding his death, the Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin probably exercised greater political power than any other figure in history. Stalin industrialised the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, forcibly collectivised its agriculture, consolidated his position by intensive police terror, helped to defeat Germany in...

Duration:01:01:23

Stalin. Part 1 (The Younger)

5/19/2021
This is part 1 of a 2 part episode. Stalin’s life was incredible!! good, bad and at many times ugly. From a poor kid to the leader of the USSR. During the quarter of a century preceding his death, the Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin probably exercised greater political power than any other figure in history. Stalin industrialised the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, forcibly collectivised its agriculture, consolidated his position by intensive police terror, helped to defeat Germany in...

Duration:00:33:43

The Norman’s with Chris Riley.

5/12/2021
The Normans were inhabitants of the early medieval Duchy of Normandy, descended from Norse Vikings, indigenous Franks and Gallo-Romans. PLEASE follow Chris on instagram @chrisrileyhistory - he is an incredible historian. Links to all my work is here: https://linktr.ee/HEAPP Podcast socials: Twitter - @historyeapp Instagram - HistoryEmporiumPalsPodcast Facebook Page - @HistoryEmporium Email - historyandpals@gmail.com

Duration:01:14:43

What was Germany up to before WW1? Featuring Patrick & Otto Von Bismarck.

4/23/2021
WE ARE BACK! ...and what better way to kick off than to have our resident Irish history teacher Paddy teach us about the build up to World War One in what would become united Germany. As always, many digressions, but thats how we roll at HEAPP. There is so much information in this one, I learned so much. Please follow, like, share etc etc Links to all my work is here: https://linktr.ee/HEAPP Podcast socials: Twitter - @historyeapp Instagram...

Duration:01:52:40

Socials

4/22/2021
Coming Back soon!! May 2021. Podcast socials: Twitter - @historyeapp - Instagram - HistoryEmporiumPalsPodcast Facebook - - @HistoryEmporium Email - historyandpals@gmail.com

Duration:00:01:08

The Romans - featuring 1990s nostalgia.

3/28/2021
This is my first time co-hosting. This podcast is available on 2 platforms. Mine and Elliots. It started so well: We spoke all things Roman, The conversation naturally progressed to many other topics! It was great recording this so I kept a lot of it it in. A great accent contrast here. Go check out Elliots work at “Anthology of Heroes” and follow him on social media.

Duration:01:28:46

Inspirational Women from History (featuring The Historians Magazine founder)

3/17/2021
The future is female! So Is the past but we have been terrible at celebrating our women as a country. I am joined today by Rosie & Chris. We celebrate belated international women’s day that was on (Monday 8th March 2021 )and the re launch of The historians magazine that was founded by Rosie: the historians magazine is available online. You can follow me; Instagram: @historyemporiumpalspod Twitter: @HistoryEAPP My new side project: Instagram: @Bones.Macabre Macabre...

Duration:01:08:58

The Essex whaling disaster. The real life Moby Dick tale.

3/13/2021
The Essex whaling disaster. The real life Moby Dick tale. Today’s lesson from our history teacher Patrick. The inspiration for Moby Dick: Essex was an American whaler from Nantucket, Massachusetts, which was launched in 1799. In 1820, while at sea in the southern Pacific Ocean under the command of Captain George Pollard Jr., she was attacked and sunk by a sperm whale. You can follow me; Instagram: @historyemporiumpalspod Twitter: @HistoryEAPP My new side project: Instagram:...

Duration:01:06:25

Lancaster Castle with Joe Heathcote.

3/12/2021
!! there is talk of suicide in this episode !! - you can contact The Samaritans for support by phone on 166 133 anytime in the UK. -Listener caution is advised. This episode is called “Lancaster Castle” however we cover the castle, meeting the queen by accident, decent milky coffee, witch trials, execution, inappropriate films for kids, dead bodies under floors, drowning in toilets, This is like listening in on a private phone conversation and I’m kinda into it. It’s a long one. Buckle...

Duration:01:26:07

The Death of Stalin (Movie Review)

3/11/2021
The Death Of Stalin. Join Chris, Jackson and I for this 3-way film review. “When tyrannical dictator Joseph Stalin dies in 1953, his parasitic cronies square off in a frantic power struggle to become the next Soviet leader, As they bumble, brawl and back-stab their way to the top, the question remains -just who is running the government?” NOTE: I say Director instead Dictator. = Error. Instagram: You can follow Chris @chrisriley_ Your can follow Jackson @Historywithjackson Go check...

Duration:01:04:40

Macabre Bones - A new project.

3/7/2021
Macabre bones. Spooky tales from his Brain. To yours. Welcome to this side project from the creator of the history emporium & pals podcast. Original short story’s for young adults: in fact any adult that likes an easy eerie read. Bonkers, Bizarre and bloodcurdling. (There is a jump scare in this) be warned!

Duration:00:01:17

The Troubles (Part 2)

2/26/2021
Today’s Guest is Paddy. We discuss his native land in this fascinating topic. 1963-1969 This is the second part in this fascinating and complicated topic, Battle lines were really drawn in this period of time! -excuse my voice, I have a minor throat infection. -a couple of very minor drop outs, thanks for understanding. All work can be found here: https://linktr.ee/HEAPP Twitter @HistoryEAPP Instagram @historyemporiumpalspodcast Email: historyandpals@gmx.com Patreon:...

Duration:01:18:48

Gays on pod. Gay Britain: History of the LGBTQ+ community.

2/25/2021
Join comedian Mark Bittlestone and I in this casual chat about LGBTQ+ law in Britain from Henry VIII to now. We also chat about our own experiences. This was fun to record, I hope it comes across well. Enjoy. Follow Mark on Instagram @ poofsrus Twitter @HistoryEAPP Instagram @historyemporiumpalspodcast Email: historyandpals@gmx.com Patreon: www.patreon.com/HEAPP www.thehistorycorner.org Instagram @thehistorycornerblog

Duration:06:27:01

The Troubles: Ireland and the UK (Part One)

2/21/2021
The Troubles, Ireland and the UK (Part One) Henry VIII - 1963 Today’s guest is Paddy. We discuss his native land in this fascinating topic. I have been to Belfast in recent years: I also grew up watching from England the extraordinary news coverage in the 80s & 90s of the troubles in Northern Ireland. It was also portrayed via the British / English media as very one dimensional. This is the first time ever I get to talk to someone who was there and the history behind it. Belfast that I...

Duration:01:40:19

Horrible Histories (Movie Review) With ChrisRiley

2/21/2021
Horrible Histories (Movie Review) Promo featuring Elliott from the anthology of heroes podcast. This is a great new started podcaster and I was luckily enough to be interviewed by Elliott and this will be realised soon on his platform. A collaboration is also in the pipe line for us. The review: Atti, a smart and quick-witted Roman teenager, manages to upset Emperor Nero with one of his schemes. For punishment, Atti is sent to work in a cold and wet Britain, where he also meets the...

Duration:00:56:46