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Legend

Magical creatures

16/01/2020 by Victoria Heward
Elves, witches, ogres, mermaids, dwarves, dragons and unicorns are all magical creatures. In some shape or form they have appeared in myths and folklore...

Magic Swords

07/01/2020 by Victoria Heward
Fantasy stories often have elements in common. One of these is the magic sword which can be found in myths, legends and stories everywhere. No fantasy...

Atlantis

11/07/2019 by Victoria Heward
What do you know about Atlantis? Before you read, do the Atlantis Quiz!   1 Which of these is associated with Atlantis?    A sun                                   B...

Spotlight on... King Arthur

03/12/2018 by Victoria Heward
According to ancient legends, Arthur was the son of British King, Uther Pendragon. He was given to Merlin the magician when he was only three days old...

History: Fact or Fiction?

03/12/2018 by Victoria Heward
Historians have long debated whether King Arthur was a real person or just a hero of popular legend. Many of them think there was a real Arthur who lived...

Cinema: Beowulf (2007)

03/12/2018 by Victoria Heward
Beowulf, an epic story of courage, strength and honour, is the oldest existing poem written in the English language. It was possibly written sometime between...