Iran, or is it Persia?

Iran, or is it Persia?

Persia has one of the longest, most inventive and sophisticated, yet least known or understood civilisations. Like all Empires, it has had eras of dreadful bloodshed and wars. The Persian Wars against Greece ended with the iconoclastic sacking of the Parthenon in 479 BC. In 515 BC, Darius I had...

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Learn Geography with Sir David Attenborough on BBC Bitesize

Learn Geography with Sir David Attenborough on BBC Bitesize

Primary school children from across the country will have the opportunity to learn geography from Sir David Attenborough tomorrow (16 June) and Thursday on BBC Bitesize. Students aged 5-11 years old will experience an inspiring and engaging lesson taught by Sir David as he encourages them to look at the...

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