Battle of Hastings

Megan Keil

The death of the king.

The action all started on the 5th of January 1066  when King Edward the confessor passed away with no heirs.  Harold Godwinson was named king. The english all wanted Harold to be king so it was all good. He took the crown 2 days later.

William saw the Halley comet in the sky, he thought his brought good luck.In July Harold gathers his army at the south coast of England ready for the Normans. Meanwhile William is preparing his army too. But in Spetember 1066 Harald Hadrada the King of Norway and the vikings. Harald and his army get defeated by the English. But William, Duke of Normandy defeats Harold Godwinson and becomes king. This is how we got the English Monarchy.

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