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Britain’s most exciting secret ruins

In his new book Wild Ruins, author Dave Hamilton hunts out 300 of Britain’s most romantic, picturesque or hidden ruined buildings. Especially for the VisitBritain Blog he has selected 5 of Britain’s most spectacular crumbling castles, ancient forts and abandoned churches for you to run through, hide in or simply stare at… Find out more

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2000-Year-Old Cat Paw Prints Discovered on Tile : DNews
The prints on the 2,000-year-old Roman roof tile proves cats were kept as pets -- and sometimes got in the way.

“I believe there are more cat paw prints found on ancient Roman tiles in Britain than anywhere else in the Roman Empire including Italy. Roman Britons must have had a special liking for cats,” 

-David Rice, curator at Gloucester City Museum

Mow.