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Sky HISTORY is giving away 5 copies of Roland Phillips' new non-fiction biography, Victoire, an incredible story of… https://t.co/qcSoUH2aeI
5/9
2021
'The past is a foreign country; they do things differently there.' https://t.co/Fnr1Cm3NJK
5/8
2021
The paradox of Napoleon explored. https://t.co/G4YjSkbSZXA sneak peek from #RiverHunters Season Two, Episode Six – #Knaresborough Castle (14th Century Northern Raids) Monda… https://t.co/5C5QxnpIqT
Retweeted by Sky HISTORY @stephenindurham @rickedwards1 You need to have a look at Gary's YouTube channel for a flavour of Durham underwater… https://t.co/VxCmmiKxWc @RMurrayCartoons @rickedwards1 @BeauOuimette @GaryBankhead https://t.co/zvdnrTDJcv @viclane Hi there, thanks for reaching out. I can confirm that The Curse of Skinwalker Ranch will be returning for… https://t.co/sdyJNLAOjL @MarkYoung23 Hi there, thanks for reaching out. I can confirm that The Curse of Skinwalker Ranch will be returning… https://t.co/n9J9jKBEaQA shocking list of the absolute weirdest foods in history. https://t.co/Fnr1Cmlp8k
5/7
2021
The last thing I want to do is brag, but... ...my ye olde stirrup from the last episode of #riverhunters made the… https://t.co/XYUA370TqI
Retweeted by Sky HISTORYThere's still time to vote for #ForgedinFire in the @TVChoice awards! Click here to vote for the show:… https://t.co/Y3pCy3QVPMIf you thought he was a trickster in the Marvel movies, just wait till you see what he did in Norse mythology. https://t.co/s8w1hn8uIRI made a podcast about this for #NotWhatYouThought, you can listen here: https://t.co/Ai4RcVdSnn https://t.co/jgUkYlzMaj
Retweeted by Sky HISTORY @TVChoice Rumour has it @realjoeswash is a big fan 🔥#OnThisDay in 1937 The Hindenburg Disaster shocked the world. https://t.co/GwDcqoWLbp
5/6
2021
Napoleon Bonaparte, who died on 5 May 1821, was the towering figure of his age. Yet, even today, some popular myths… https://t.co/ktssoIraix#ForgedinFire is nominated in the @TVChoice awards! Click here to vote for the show: https://t.co/NI0AzPTDjf and go… https://t.co/4fmMSGZ2rAWho's the longest serving Prime Minister? The answer may surprise you. https://t.co/2ziEmhh37M @davedicko1701 Hi there, thanks for reaching out. I can confirm that The Curse of Skinwalker Ranch will be returnin… https://t.co/aNcGrCH1JuRick proudly showing us how he leapt back to the top of the ‘best finds’ league with this stunning brace! 👏👏👏… https://t.co/TTAY4NGNxb
Retweeted by Sky HISTORY#OnThisDay 200 years ago Napoleon died. https://t.co/G4YjSkbSZX
5/5
2021
Has @rickedwards1 just found a hammered Roman coin? #RiverHunters https://t.co/2rQlpv54JFI would love to fire Leonardo da Vinci’s giant crossbow! https://t.co/wEB4x9ZMjOBefore he took the form of Tom Hiddleston, Loki was already up to some mischievous tricks. https://t.co/s8w1hmQTRj
5/4
2021
Some excellent finds this week from @BeauOuimette, @GaryBankhead with @rickedwards1 really pulling it out of the ba… https://t.co/VUTtaha7NRRoman coins, river bank stirrups, potential muskets, Roman roof tiles? Nah, this was the find of the episode.… https://t.co/XPdswwp5gUSo proud. 🏆 #RiverHunters https://t.co/3wiEsh67cC🎶 What's that coming out of the swamp...? 🎶 #RiverHunters https://t.co/BloQpqkpP3Anyone who doubted whether @GaryBankhead would show up in this ep just got knocked sideways by this classic Bankhea… https://t.co/gJHqQLM0d8THAT. IS. WHAT. WE. ARE. WATCH-ING. FOR. 💪 #RiverHunters https://t.co/U89Nz794lAHealth and safety advises you the water is definitely going to make you ill... Are you going in? #RiverHunters https://t.co/tX16HTpP4SShall we start the latest episode of #RiverHunters? *Clicks play on the VHS machine* (Yes, that's how it works in… https://t.co/NbQTo9HaMsOn #ThisDayInHistory in 1979, Margaret Thatcher of the Conservative Party was elected British prime minister, becom… https://t.co/aYcIC7LFAbThe much-mythologised chapter in British history. https://t.co/f6MWwYLMoPTonight the #RiverHunters team are heading to Colchester. Site of major Second English Civil War battles and Roman… https://t.co/yGKfsjWSHmEveryone got their garden furniture prepped for the bank hol Monday? ☔ @BeauOuimette's got you covered tonight if… https://t.co/iT3XRmwotqWho's the longest-serving Prime Minister? https://t.co/2ziEmhh37M
5/3
2021
Hitler would spend a total of 105 days living in the bunker. https://t.co/1yvKcNaAzNWar. What is it good for? Wacky machines! https://t.co/wEB4x9Ibsg
5/2
2021
The war, which claimed over 58,000 American lives, left the nation divided. https://t.co/TRkYhaeGYpHow was Cromwell involved in the Wars of the Three Kingdoms? https://t.co/f6MWwYLMoP
5/1
2021
When Captain Cook landed in Hawaii, natives watching him emerge from the water reportedly believed he was a literal… https://t.co/2DU9MgKQlk#OnThisDay in 1945, Hitler committed suicide. https://t.co/1yvKcNaAzN
4/30
2021
Kevin puts gold in Marty Lagina's hand! Find out more: https://t.co/cu92LgZFCt #TheCurseofCivilWarGold https://t.co/4FeMn3ddVoOn #ThisDayInHistory in 1429, French national heroine Joan of Arc and her troops entered the besieged city of Orléa… https://t.co/gKiLDYKLCtWhich is your favourite Celtic god or goddess? https://t.co/U0RexyVWeNWhat would have happened if America had won? https://t.co/TRkYhawhPX
4/29
2021
#OnThisDay in 1770, James Cook arrives in Botany Bay. https://t.co/6v1mWwiMgZ
4/28
2021
One of these is really not like the others... https://t.co/U0Rexzdx6l
4/27
2021
Any guesses where @rickedwards1, @BeauOuimette and @GaryBankhead are hunting rivers next week?! #RiverHunters https://t.co/nl1IM8RQwfYet again proof to not judge a book by its cover! #RiverHunters https://t.co/uZNgSkdNjGThis career highlight for @rickedwards1 will keep us going for the rest of the week! This. Is. History. 📞… https://t.co/faup2KkQocCould it be? A 12th Century pilgrim badge?! #RiverHunters https://t.co/flSf9GtZ8cYES @GaryBankhead! Here come the archeological A Team 🙌 #RiverHunters https://t.co/fY91feOmxsGet yourself a friend like @rickedwards1 who will never sugarcoat anything and always keep it very, graphically rea… https://t.co/9PJBkpYkFUWho else is clocking the budding bromance emerging for our @rickedwards1? 😘 #RiverHunters https://t.co/ZhkUeiNPJn"Be on TV, it's so glamorous" they said. We hate to break it to you @BeauOuimette, but... #RiverHunters https://t.co/r3KsAMhjMQSmashing the slo-mo entrance yet again, we present to you, legendary underwater archaeologist, @GaryBankhead 💥… https://t.co/DEnXpi6A2bAh, Canterbury, what fantastic relics will we find in the River Stour tonight?! #RiverHunters https://t.co/tFMdMiBE1KAhead of #riverhunters trip to Canterbury this evening (9pm @HISTORYUK) here are two of my favourite images of Beau… https://t.co/nKLvXPcmyI
Retweeted by Sky HISTORYMe, this morning talking to my alarm and backup alarm because... Monday. But don't worry, you can shift your… https://t.co/5ayQrJG2skYou know what time it is! Tonight on new #RiverHunters, @rickedwards1, @BeauOuimette and @GaryBankhead are granted… https://t.co/7qyprXxYYQ#OnThisDay in 1986 at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant near the city of Pripyat in Ukraine, a late night safety te… https://t.co/rbZAHWvPL635 years ago today, the world’s worst nuclear disaster took place at the #Chernobyl nuclear power station in Ukrain… https://t.co/dVBZd0GpU8#OnThisDay for those living in the Basque town of Guernica WW2 began on 26 April 1937. https://t.co/LY9borS9Iv
4/26
2021
What was the name of the infamous Eastern-European ruler known for driving a stake through their enemies and leavin… https://t.co/0RV6S6utPj#OnThisDay in 1599, Oliver Cromwell was born. What are your thoughts on one of the most contentious figures in Brit… https://t.co/eggoX8mry2
4/25
2021
#ThisDayInHistory Patrick Pearse emerged from Dublin's General Post Office and declared an independent Irish nation… https://t.co/n211qNdzKO
4/24
2021
Pope Gregory IV declared war on cats in the 13th Century. He said that black cats were instruments of Satan, so ord… https://t.co/uCRKVyQvmFDid you know that within the 37 plays he wrote, there were over 2,200 never-before-seen-words? https://t.co/ETXxj3RgEn"You can immerse yourself in another world." @GaryBankhead on treasure hunting. #RiverHunters https://t.co/elufPgLRcaHappy St. George Day! https://t.co/mxxU1yezpZ
4/23
2021
It's probably higher than you think. https://t.co/DXzJywQVoH
4/22
2021
Greatest war time leader? https://t.co/qelU5pEwkT @westruntonLukeJ @skyatlantic Hi there, currently there are no plans to air those shows to the UK, unfortunately. H… https://t.co/I3MtYniML8Happy birthday, Queen Elizabeth II https://t.co/qHnAT8UOoe
4/21
2021
On #ThisDayInHistory in 1918, Manfred von Richthofen, known as the “Red Baron” was killed during the Battle of the… https://t.co/p8U3HdtDKPCheck out a full episode of #PawnStars on the Sky History YouTube channel: https://t.co/bOpDbfOgRW https://t.co/7CHnxgH0kp‘Hello there, everybody! I am very happy to be here.’ - Svetlana Alliluyeva, 21st April 1967. https://t.co/uQCLHaKDzz
4/20
2021
When you set off looking for evidence of a 17th C battle and end up with WW2 mortars and grenades... #RiverHuntershttps://t.co/lWPBNBQami#RiverHunters Producer: "Rick, can you just phone up the landowner to tell them we've found live WW2 munitions." L… https://t.co/MndBnDhEs0If you're English and travelled to Scotland without complaining about the midges have you actually been to Scotland… https://t.co/MjPHNxJYVUUs every time @GaryBankhead turns up... 🙌 #RiverHunters https://t.co/Jv5OpclIKuI mean 👏 #RiverHunters Who would've thrown that back? https://t.co/FJJlNMnVaPSo pure. It takes a very decent find to get this response from Beau... 🗡️ #RiverHunters https://t.co/qHeGz58iLR"We're bringing in reinforcements... A man who knows how to make an entrance: legendary underwater archaeologist Ga… https://t.co/1aRbgNPitX😬 #RiverHunters https://t.co/d8StCQzyrJSome pretty stunning scenery in #RiverHunters 👀 https://t.co/yCsNqYaQE4We're in Scotland tonight at 9pm for brand new #RiverHunters... @rickedwards1, Q. Does Beau squeak like a metal de… https://t.co/xOkZfNvq3pIt's Monday. Another week of work. But at least there's brand new #RiverHunters at 9pm. https://t.co/MLBazRrmiJIf you want to know more about the bias that has decided female bodies could only be male, and how new research is… https://t.co/LVWguBlMLV
Retweeted by Sky HISTORYOn April 12th, 1961 Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin orbited Earth for 89 minutes, making him the first person to journey… https://t.co/QRqIY3EUARTonight on new #RiverHunters, @rickedwards1, @BeauOuimette and @GaryBankhead are searching for evidence from the Ba… https://t.co/CRC48Pcgw3A couple of ‘big river’ teasers for Season Two, Episode Three of #RiverHunters – Scotland and the Civil War (Inverl… https://t.co/8OQ0zDBxEz
Retweeted by Sky HISTORYThe bloody years of the Vikings remains one of the most iconic eras in European history. https://t.co/S4ZvpYXXY2Was Churchill lucky? Or a skilled war time leader? Or both? https://t.co/qelU5pmUWj
4/19
2021
Why was Prince Charles, famously referred to as ‘Bonnie Prince Charlie’? https://t.co/NOxFHOV21r
4/18
2021
The story of the unbelievable life of Charles Herbert Lightoller is worth a read. https://t.co/HPVIMLEvBl
4/17
2021
In Episode Three, the #RiverHunters return to the Scottish Highlands to search the incredible rivers Lochy and Arka… https://t.co/hgvQdxnaFM
Retweeted by Sky HISTORY#ThisDayInHistory in 1746, Bonnie Prince Charlie was defeated at the Battle of Culloden. https://t.co/NOxFHPcDq1
4/16
2021

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