The Social and Economic Life of Money: From the Medieval to the Modern

For a good few years now, I've been popping up at conferences and workshops and seminars, making the case for adopting a cross-disciplinary way of thinking about money in modern life. So I guess I'd put my views on money histories on the radar by the time the Social History Society and the Economic History …

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NHS at 70: Looking Back

This week the British National Health Service will turn 70. The NHS came into being on the 'appointed day' of 5 July 1948 - three years to the day after Labour's surprise election victory under Clement Attlee. You'll find me sharing my thoughts on the history of the NHS and what it replaced in a …