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Poacher vs gamekeeper: Maybe your agricultural ancestor had another side to him? Simon Wills explores the secretive but risky life of the poacher and his arch enemy
Crackers about Christmas: Nick Thorne looks at some of the Victorian people behind the Christmas traditions we enjoy to this day
Painting the nation blue: Harry Cunningham investigates the 17th century origins of one of the oldest and arguably most successful political movements in the world: the Tories
The forgotten soldier: Daniel Hewitt explores the life of his great-great-uncle, who saw long years of military service
History in the details: Jayne Shrimpton on crinoline

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