Rees Howell Gronow, who was a 21-year-old Guards officer at Waterloo, wrote of his experience in his memoir.
Antony Mason explains the mystery of this magical monkey.
An insight into medical treatment on the battlefield during the Napoleonic Wars.
Find out more about how these different branches of the army came together to fight in the Napoleonic Wars.
Antony Mason finds out more about this interesting hobby in Waterloo.
Over 300 events will take place in and around Mons in 2015, as it is a European Capital of Culture.
Discover the best of the region's beers with our guide to the breweries of Mons.
The UNESCO-listed Doudou should not be missed.
Searching for a new city break destination? Why not Mons, a European Capital of Culture for 2015. We catch up with Antony Mason, author of our new guide to the city.
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