Articles Tagged with england

Medieval Oxford Nunnery: Lepers, And Witches, And Sex-Crazed Nuns, Oh My!

Medieval Oxford Nunnery: Lepers, And Witches, And Sex-Crazed Nuns, Oh My!

During a planned construction near the Oxford United football stadium in England, workers uncovered a medieval Oxford nunnery and grave site. Archaeologists called to excavate the medieval nunnery began work by digging out a burial ground over the remains of what used to an infamous nunnery, called Littlemore Priory, founded in 1110. Paul Murray, of… Read more »

Chelsea Clinches Premier League Title

Chelsea clinch Premier League title

Chelsea captured the Premier League Title Sunday with three games left in the season following a 1-0 victory over the visiting Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea’s Belgian winger, Eden Hazard, scored the game’s only goal, heading in a rebound after missing a penalty, as Chelsea claims their first title in five years, fifth overall…. Read more »