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Posted by Kevin Hicks on 12th April 2011
Took Perryfield School, Birmingham around Raglan Castle recently.  It’s not very often you can capture the look of astonishment and excitement on camera when I’m shooting the bow, but it never fails when I do the surgery.  Blood & guts do it every time!  
Posted on 28th January 2011
Move over Russell Crowe, as History Squad brings the Gladiators to life!    After numerous requests over the past year, we’ve decided to extend our existing Roman package by offering a choice of not only a Roman Soldier, but a Gladiator too.   
Posted by Julie Hicks on 24th January 2011
If you haven’t seen this amazing series of films that highlight Herefordshire at war, then you should, they’re just brilliant! 
Posted by Kevin Hicks on 24th November 2010
History Squad have been working with students for many years, providing inspiration for their creative writing as well as improving their understanding of history.  Proof that our presentations and workshops really do help youngsters came recently when one young student won the Publishing House Me GTX Award for her superb poem entitled The Bowman.  Rebecca (11) from Sandwell was inspired to write the poem following our guided tour and archery display at Goodrich Castle, which was organised by the West Midlands Gifted and...

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60 Second Histories is one of the best Edtech Resources 2017
We’re delighted to announce that online teaching resource, 60 second histories, has been included on the list of ‘The 50 Best EdTech Resources of 2017’.  Published by Technology & Innovation magazine, the list celebrates what truly works in education and what has a particularly positive impact on teaching and learning at secondary school level.  60 second histories films have been written by Kevin Hicks of the History Squad.