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In our last session on Iron Age Leicestershire, we looked at the end of the Iron Age and the arrival of the Romans. This English Heritage webpage discusses the Iron Age Kings and their Roman Connections, whilst in this BBC Radio 4 programme from 2003, Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the Romans in Britain.

Historian Bettany Hughes explores what made Britain so attractive to the ancient Romans that they made it a province of their great empire:

This animation explores life in Britain during the Roman Invasion and Boudica’s rebellion in 60AD: