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Just how brave were the Knights Templar?

Templar expert Tony McMahon examines how loyal and brave the Knights Templar actually were in reality

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How to find your Knight Templar ancestors!

Templar expert Tony McMahon guides you on finding your Templar ancestors in England, Ireland and Scotland using online resources and local parish records

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RESEARCH RESULTS: What fascinates YOU about the Knights Templar!

Tony McMahon looks at what fascinates people about the Knights Templar including the bloodline of Jesus and their reputed treasure

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Major investigation into the Knights Templar in 2019 – and I need your help!

Tony McMahon is the author of the Templar adventure Quest for the True Cross and next year will be publishing a major investigation into the Knights Templar

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Me as Henry VIII on ITV in October – tune in and watch if you live in the UK

To my UK followers! You may have seen me dressed up as Henry VIII in The Sun this week.  The story was about the launch of a new ITV prime-time show called The Big Audition. Each week, viewers will follow the struggles…

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SPECIAL INVESTIGATION: Was cannibalism practised during the Crusades?

A special investigation by the Templar Knight blog into medieval allegations that human meat was eaten by soldiers during the Crusades

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How the murder of Thomas Becket netted the Templars a tidy sum

The murder of Thomas Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury, by Henry II led to a massive pay out to the Knights Templar

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Mark Hamill to appear in the next season of Templar drama Knightfall!

Mark Hamill is to star in season two of the Knight Templar drama Knightfall made by the History channel

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Catch me on TV with Jamie Theakston uncovering some Forbidden History!

Jamie Theakston is presenting season five of Forbidden History on Yesterday TV with Tony McMahon appearing as a regular history expert

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Mogadouro – a Templar stronghold in northern Portugal

A visit to the Templar castle in Mogadouro in north east Portugal

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