The Life and Legacy of Florence Nightingale

Florence Nightingale, known as the Crimean War’s ‘Lady with the Lamp’ was a pioneering 19th century nurse and social reformer. Read more

6 Surprising images of pre-NHS nursing

To mark 70 years since the launch of the NHS, we take a look at 6 images from our recently rediscovered medical archive.Read more

5 Firsts that changed the world

England’s historic places have seen some of the world’s most important scientific advances and discoveries – what must it have been like to be the first?Read more