Did you know that the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography has a collection of free podcasts? They tell the life stories of the men and women that have shaped British history and culture, including:

  • Diana, Princess of Wales
  • Agatha Christie
  • Paul Robeson
  • Fred Perry
  • Audrey Hepburn
  • Wilfred Owen
  • J R R Tolkien
  • John Lennon

Read the podcast magazine or check out the full podcast list on the ODNB site.

Image credit: Princess Diana, public domain. Agatha Christie, creative commons. Paul Robeson, public domain via Library of Congress. Fred Perry, public domain. Audrey Hepburn and J R R Tolkien courtesy of the National Portrait Gallery, London. Wilfred Owen, public domain. John Lennon, creative commons via Charles LeBlanc Flickr.