The Ministry of History

by Tom Daly

PLEASE LEAVE A REVIEW! The Ministry of History is a podcast that aims to take a look at some of history's lesser known characters and stories. Each series of the podcast focuses on a different theme: Series one focuses on historical murders and true crime, while plans for further series' include a focus on historical disasters, scandals and political events. Explore the blog for more great content! https://www.theministryofh... Read more
History
Documentary
True Crime

Podcast episodes

  • Season 2

  • S02 E06 - OJ Simpson - Part One

    S02 E06 - OJ Simpson - Part One

    PLEASE LEAVE A REVIEWTo round off this series on historical scandal, we start a two-part podcast on the notorious OJ Simpson incident. In June 1994, America was shocked as one of its most-loved celebrities was charged with the mur...

    May 09 2021
    May 09 2021
    32:14
  • S02 E05 - The Tour de Nesle Affair

    S02 E05 - The Tour de Nesle Affair

    Back to 14th century France for this week's episode, which focuses on one of the biggest scandals in Medieval Europe. Two wives of French princes, the daughters-in-law of the French King, are caught having affairs with a pair of N...

    May 02 2021
    May 02 2021
    22:13
  • S02 E04 - Chappaquiddick

    S02 E04 - Chappaquiddick

    PLEASE LEAVE A REVIEWIn July 1969, police in Martha's Vineyard were shocked to find an upturned car lying in shallow water, with the body of a dead woman in the passenger seat. They were even more shocked when they learned that th...

    Apr 25 2021
    Apr 25 2021
    32:22
  • S02 E03 - GUEST PODCAST - Robert Walsh on the Rosenbergs

    S02 E03 - GUEST PODCAST - Robert Walsh on the Rosenbergs

    PLEASE LEAVE A REVIEWContinuing our focus on historical scandal, this week I interview Robert Walsh about one of the biggest espionage scandals in American history. Julius and Ethel Rosenberg were convicted of and executed for the...

    Apr 18 2021
    Apr 18 2021
    29:31
  • S02 E02 - George IV and 'Queen' Caroline

    S02 E02 - George IV and 'Queen' Caroline

    PLEASE LEAVE A REVIEWCarrying on with our focus on historical scandal, this week we are heading back to early 19th century Britain. George IV had only recently become King, and now his wife, Caroline, wanted to join him. The probl...

    Apr 11 2021
    Apr 11 2021
    19:14