Legend has it that the The Great Heathen Army was led by the sons of Ragnar…
Quick Quid has create a series of maps depicting the literal name meanings of UK counties, showing the influence of early settlers across Britain.
Genetic map of Britain shows years of successive immigration
From its earliest incarnation as a wooden fortification in the castle has grown to five times its original size, as these fascinating new artist's impressions reveal.
The Office for National Statistics conducted a massive survey of household wealth across the UK in three waves - 2008 and This is what it found