• The gunpowder plot

    Published in June 2006

    The subject of this week’s lesson is the Gunpowder Plot of 1605 in which a group of thirteen conspirators attempted to blow up the Houses of Parliament in London and kill the English king. They didn’t succeed, but they did leave an inadvertent legacy in the form of ‘Guy Fawkes Night’, which is still celebrated every year on the night of November 5th

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