Historical Articles

Historical Ely Articles

Over the millennia, Ely has been visited by many historic heroes such as King Canute, Hereward the Wake, William the Conqueror and perhaps her most famous of inhabitants, Military Genius, Lord Protector and Un–Crowned King of Great Britain, Oliver Cromwell, so be sure to visit the history section as it will be updated regularly with fascinating stories about Ely’s glorious past.