Coming up in the July 2018 issue of BBC History Magazine

The first Viking warrior, the birthing pains of the NHS, and the Windrush immigration…


In our July 2018 issue, on sale 14 June 2018

The first Viking Warrior


Eleanor Parker reveals how Ragnar Lothbrok inspired a terrifying legend

NHS birthing pains

Mathew Thomson explores the difficulties facing the health service in its first years

The Windrush

David Olusoga on how the 1948 immigrants were received in Britain

Killer queen?

Tracy Borman asks whether there was a royal hand in the gunpowder plot


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