Shrove Tuesday marks the last day before the 40-day Lent fast in the Christian calendar, but is more widely known nowadays as Pancake Day.
This month: Valentine’s Day – how it’s changed from a minor Christian festival to a multi-national, multi-character celebration.
This week: The Religious Significance of Hair – some of the ways in which hairstyles and the possession or absence of hair make a difference to how holy you’re perceived to be in various belief systems.
This week: Tiles – the mathematical beauty of the decorated walls, floors and ceilings of the Alhambra
This week: A week of celebration – Diwali, Eid-ul-Fitr, Halloween and Samhain.
This week: Magic – and the place of the supernatural in schools.