Prince Llywelyn ap Gruffudd (Llywelyn the Last) 1223-1282 AD

Welsh Prince Llywelyn ap Gruffudd is this weeks Monarch, so what makes him so interesting? 1- Llywelyn ap Gruffudd was born the second son of Llywelyn ap Iorwerth , Prince of Gwynedd, and Senana Ferch Caradog and is the last sovereign prince of Wales before King Edward III of England conquered the country. His father [...]

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The Pied Pipper

On June 26 1284, or so the original story goes, a young man, handsome in appearance and dressed in brightly coloured clothes entered the small town of Hamelin, Northern Germany. Standing in the middle of the town he proceeded to play a magnificent tune on his silver pipe, drawing the children of the town out [...]