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1060s Edit

14th October, 1066

The Battle of Hastings is fought as part of the Norman conquest, led by William the Conqueror.

1510s Edit

18th February, 1516

Mary Tudor (Mary I) is born.

1550s Edit

July 15th, 1553

Mary I is crowned Queen of England and Ireland.

1554

Mary I marries Phillip of Spain, becoming queen consort of Habsburg Spain.

17th November, 1558

Mary I dies at age 42.

Her younger half-sister Elizabeth I succeeds her.

1730s Edit

4th June, 1738

George William Frederick (George III) is born.

1760s Edit

25th October, 1760

George III is crowned King of Great Britain and Ireland.

The Georgian Era begins.

1st May, 1769

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington is born.

15th August, 1769

Napoleon Bonaparte is born.

1770s Edit

July 4th, 1776

American Revolution War takes place.

1780s Edit

1784

America achieves Independence from the United Kingdom with the help of France.

1789

The French Revolution takes place.

1790s Edit

1792

The French Revolutionary Wars take place.

22nd September, 1792

The French First Republic is founded.

9th November, 1799

Napoleon orchestrates a coup becoming First Consul of the Republic.

1800s Edit

Early 1800's
Wellington Wells is founded at some point in this era.
1800
Ireland becomes apart of the United Kingdom in the Acts of Union.
1802
The French Revolutionary Wars come to an end.
1803
Napoleonic Wars takes place.

1810s Edit

1811
King George III is deemed unfit due to mental illness, his son rules as his proxy, as prince regent.
The Georgian Era ends.
The Regency Era begins.
June 8th, 1815
Napoleon Bonaparte surrenders at the Battle of Waterloo by the Duke of Wellington.
Napoleonic Wars come to an end.

1820s Edit

January 29th, 1820
George III dies at age 81.
Prince regent crowned King George IV of Great Britain and Ireland.
May 5th, 1821
Napoleon Bonaparte dies at age 51.
1829
Waterloo House is built.

1850s Edit

14th December, 1852
Duke of Wellington dies at age 83.
1858
The Indian Independence movement begins.

1860s Edit

3rd June, 1865
George V is born.
1867
Canada and the United Kingdom form a relationship, between the two countries.

1870s Edit

1870
The Third French Republic is founded.
1871
The Imperial German Empire is founded.
30th November, 1874
Winston Churchill is born.

1880s Edit

30th January, 1882
Franklin D. Roosevelt (FDR) is born.
20th April, 1889
Adolf Hitler is born.

1890s Edit

1890
General Robert Byng is born. (Exact date unknown)
Maharajkumari Indira Devi is born. (Exact date unknown)
15th November, 1891
Erwin Rommel is born.
4th December, 1892
Francisco Franco is born.
30th August, 1893
Huey Long is born.

1900sEdit

1900

Ollie Starkey is born. (Exact date unknown)
4th July, 1900

Harry Haworth is born.

17th December, 1903

Orville and Wilbur Wright flew the Wright Flyer at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina.

1909
Arthur's uncle, Henry Hastings is born.
6th May, 1910
George V is crowned King of United Kingdom, British Domains and Emperor of India.

1910sEdit

1912
Maeve O'Naill Hastings is born.
Cutty's Shop opens.
1914
Jack Worthing is born. (Exact date unknown)
28th July 1914
The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand Of Austria-Hungary sparks World War I (The Great War).
8th March 1917
February Revolution in the Russian Empire.
11th November 1918
Germany surrenders, ending World War I. The Imperial German Empire ends.
22nd January, 1919
The Irish War of Independence takes place.

1920sEdit

1920
The First Battle of Flowers.
Victoria Byng is born (Exact date unknown).
21st April 1921
Gemma Olsen is born.
11th July, 1921
Ireland and New England agree to a ceasefire, ending the Irish Independence War.
6th December, 1921
The Anglo-Irish-Treaty is signed.
The Irish Free State is founded.
1922
Soviet Union is founded.
1924
Eric Liddell wins a gold medal in the 1924 Summer Olympic.
1926
Anton Verloc is born. (Exact date unknown)
24th October 1929
The Wall Street Stock Market Crash happens, sparking the Great Depression.

1930sEdit

1932 (Unknown date)
Percival "Percy" Hastings is born.
July 1932
General Byng and Victoria Byng move from India to Wellington Wells. Byng's wife writes to them from prison.
30th January 1933
Adolf Hitler is elected Chancellor of Germany and the National Socialists come to power.
15th February 1933
President Franklin Delano Roosevelt is assassinated by Giuseppe Zangara in Miami, Florida.
1934
Sally Boyle is born. (Exact date unknown)
10th August 1934
David Crutchley is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
12th October 1934
Arthur Ernest Hastings is born.
19th October 1934
Charles Hawtrey is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
22nd September 1934
Eileen Hancock is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
20th November 1934
Gillian Dainty and Susan Pye are born, children listed for the Authority Project.
8th December 1934
Anne Coke is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
1935 (Unknown date)
Margaret Worthing is born.
23rd January 1935
Kathleen Fitz-Lloyd is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
25th January 1935
John Aleister is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
18th February 1935
Valerie Hockney is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
26th February 1935
Kenneth Spooner is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
18th June 1935
Florence Gilbert is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
24th June 1935
Alan Munt is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
1936
Huey Long is elected president of the United States of America.
4th January 1936
Sylvia Dermot is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
20th January, 1936
King George V dies at age 70.
21st May 1936
Richard Brownsword is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
7th June 1936
Barry Waddingham is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
22nd November 1936
Elizabeth Boyle is born.
23rd October 1936
Elizabeth Waddingham is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
26th October 1936
Wendy Drabble is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
2nd June 1937
Raymond Slaymaker is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
26th June 1937
Jean Swern is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
1st July 1937
The Irish Constitution is formed.
27th September 1937
Sebastian Dainty is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
3rd December 1937
Anthony Belpit is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
29th December 1937
The Irish Free State ends.
1938
Arthur and Percy ride a train to Plymouth.
9th January 1938
Sandra Felix is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
7th February 1938
Pamela Cammish is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
29th February 1938
Anne Boyle is born.
10th April 1938
Patrick Munt is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
11th May 1938
Margaret Luckinbill is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
16th June 1938
Colin Petcher is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
19th November 1938
Shelia Crowley is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
1939
The Hastings family travel to London to talk to a specialist on Percy's disability.
12th January 1939
Anne March is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
7th July 1939
Margaret Gibson is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
6th October 1939
Pauline Dainty is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
18th October 1939
Carol Slaymaker is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
1st September 1939
Germany invades Poland, sparking World War II. This prompts the United Kingdom and France to declare war on Germany. The United States stay neutral.
6th December, 1939
Brian Rooper is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
25th December 1939
Michael Altringham is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.

1940sEdit

1940
Verloc moves from London to Wellington Wells to escape the Blitz. He begins living with his uncle at age 14.
France is occupied by Germany, the Third French Republic ends.
18th October 1940
Brian Pye is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
29th October 1940
Barbara Dicks is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
9th December 1940
Tom Constable is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
2nd May 1941
Geoffrey Alexander is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
30th June 1941
Sylvia Hancock is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
1942
Germany launches a full-scale invasion of Great Britain but is repelled.
18th May 1942
Maureen Brimble is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
1943
Germany launches a second full-scale invasion and is successful, forcing Great Britain to surrender.
The German occupation of Great Britain begins.
Operation Sea Lion is a success.
Winston Churchill and Royal family are exiled to Canada.
The Executive Committee is formed
20th September, 1943
Margaret Hawkes is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
1944
Adolf Hitler dies from illness and General Erwin Rommel replaces him, dispatching the Nazi Party.
Germany launches an invasion on Soviet Union, Operation Barbarossa fails.
Soviets launches counterattack.
21st March 1944
Rodger Hawkes is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
12th May, 1944
Wellington Under reopens.
19th May, 1944
The Kensington Meadows Boat Club presents The Mitja Nikisch Dance Orchestra.
1945
Maeve O'Naill Hastings stops going to the market
9th August 1945
Ernest Bower wins the garden prize.
22nd August 1945
Colonel Von Stauffenberg orders all residents to turn in their automobiles. Bolshevism Against Europe gala at City Hall.
1946
2nd July 1946
Margaret Worthing is crowned Junior Field Commander of the Battle of Flowers.
8th August 1946
John Burke is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
1947
7th May 1947
General Robert Byng announces plans for the Authority Project to the public.
21st May 1947
Elizabeth Burne-Jones is born, a child listed for the Authority Project.
4th June 1947
Arthur and Percy win the scrap drive. Allen Unwin wins second place.
20th July 1947
Victoria Byng conducts orientation for the children registered for the Authority.
Arthur and Percy break into the police station and burn the papers to prevent the Germans from taking any children. Three people are wrongfully hanged above the gates to appease the Germans.
21st July 1947
Mrs Boyle poisons her family with foxglove (excluding Sally), in order to prevent Elizabeth and Anne Boyle from being taken away by the Authority.
22nd July 1947
Margaret Worthing is shot by the Germans for trying to escape the Authority.
Several children are sent to Germany (including Percy) as part of the Authority, but the train is destroyed before it arrives in Germany.
Sally moves in with the Hastings.
7th December 1947
Mary Hawkes is born, a child after the Authority Project.
1948
Maeve O'Naill Hastings dies.
10th August 1948
The Soviet Union and the United States take Berlin.
The German occupation of Great Britain ends.
1948
30th October 1949
The Soviet Union takes Madrid, ending Francisco Franco's regime and installing the Spanish Democratic Republic in its wake.

1950sEdit

1950
Mr Hastings at some point forcefully seduces Sally to sleep with her. Arthur finds out about this and angrily scares Sally out of the house.
The last time an aeroplane flies over Wellington Wells.
12th April 1950
Three women are killed in a Breeder Riot.
12th June 1950
The Executive Committee (with support from General Robert Byng) commissions Doctor Harry Haworth to develop a drug to calm the population of Wellington Wells, based on the pervitin-based fatigue pills of the German occupational authority.
1951
6th November 1951
Ranulph Alderly and three women are arrested for attacking Annie McCutcheon.
3rd March 1952
Drug trials (possibly for Joy) qualify for success at the Royal Victoria Hospital.
1953
Doctor Haworth's creation; Joy, clears trials and enters mass production.
Mass production of Joy begins at Haworth Labs for the citizens of Wellington Wells.
13th May 1953
Haworth writes to General Byng that, at the current rate of consumption, the supplies for Joy will eventually run out in the future and that they should explore a physical rather than chemical modification of the brains of the Wellies.
1954
Anton Verloc inherits his uncle's house at age 28.
12th July 1955
The Executive Committee orders Dr. Faraday to redo her calculations.
13th February 1956
Spankers are invented.
29th January 1957
Faraday begins constructing portals through space.
9th February 1957
Dr. Verloc writes to General Byng regarding Haworth's phrenology project which may halt Joy production.
1957
Dr. Verloc replaces Haworth as head of Haworth Labs (through trickery and manipulation).
1959
12th August 1959
At 3:07am, Dr. Helen Faraday opens the first functioning portal through a star.
31st October 1959
Dr. Faraday discovers that strange crystals (Thiomotilene, later shortened to Motilene) have begun growing in the caverns beneath her lab.
12th July 1959
Swimming in the rivers is banned due to toxic chemicals. These chemicals actually come from Haworth Labs, but this is kept secret.

1960sEdit

1960
25th September 1960
Faraday learns that the Thiomotilene crystals can be used as a renewable fuel source for Wellington Wells.
10th October 1960
Harry Haworth applies Phrenology on five laboratory assistance's.
10th November 1960
Harry Haworth is imprisoned by Anton Verloc.
25th December 1960
Faraday creates a new portal and successfully captures her first robot (Watson) through it.
26th December 1960
Faraday begins interrogating Watson.
29th February 1960
Faraday goes to Planet X (New Paisley) via the portal and finds a robot civilization.
7th May 1960
Faraday is unable to find any lifeforms on the previously mentioned planet.
9th May 1960
Faraday starts trying to lure in robots from the other end of the portal.
1961
Dr. Verloc starts thinking about developing a stronger version of Joy with permanent effects.
9th January 1961
Faraday starts decoding Watson.
15th February 1961
Faraday teaches Watson to speak English.
24th June 1961
Faraday unveils her "discovery" of Motilene to the Executive Committee, Thiomotilene crystals spread under the Parade District and mining and refining of them begins shortly afterward.
31st July 1961
Faraday uses Watson to lure robots to be reprogrammed to dig through the caverns.
30th September 1961
Faraday begins to torture Watson to be her mechanical servant.
4th November, 1961
Faraday expands an underground laboratory through caverns in the root cellar.
25th December 1961
Faraday begins constructing her underground facility using the robots as laborers.
1962
1st January 1962
Victoria Byng is made Executive Counsel to the Executive Committee of Wellington Wells.
Happy-Face masks campaign success.
Faraday conditions robots to follow her instructions.
7th January 1962
The robots on the other side of the portal start trying to block the entrance.
2nd March 1962
Executive Committee denies Faraday's idea to introduce cars in Wellington Wells, instead makes her invent a device to clean dead bodies off the streets, leading her to make the Jubilators.
21st March 1962
Faraday learns the robots can communicate via ionization waves.
20th April 1962
Faraday invents a device to throw ionization waves.
31st July 1962
Faraday uses robots to build larger Joy detectors.
23rd October 1962
At the behest of the Executive Committee, Dr. Faraday starts making agricultural robots to farm food for Wellington Wells.
30th October 1962
Faraday builds a plasma ray gun to stop with invading robots.
16th November 1962
Roger Bacon and James Maxwell discover the underground laboratory of Dr Faraday, the alien robots attack Inis Holm, but through the actions of the two friends, both the robot attack and Faraday's scheme are stopped.
1963
Sally leaves Anton at some point fearing for her daughter Gwen's safety and starts "Sally's Interplanetary Travel Agency". She invents Strawberry-flavored Joy and later develops Blackberry.
12th May, 1963
Employees of Haworth Labs in Ratholm quit their jobs, believing that the Joy Factory's waste water that causes Plague. Supervisor Jimmy Cardigan writes to Dr Verloc on this.
16th May, 1963
The Hamlyn "O" Courant is awarded three Oracle Awards for "Outstanding Investigation In The Face of Danger", "Investigative Journalism" and "Outstanding Sports Reporting".
11th November, 1963
Waste materials dumped from Haworth Labs creates mutant mushrooms that spread Plague.
1964
6th April 1964
Last public sighting of Harry Haworth after a meeting with General Byng.
9th April 1964
Harry Haworth is reported missing.
3rd July 1964
Batch AB-2 passes, Batch AB-3 is tainted.
4th July 1964
Batch CZ-4 is tainted.
5th July 1964
Batches CZ-5 and CZ-6 are tainted.
6th July 1964
Batch CZ.-7 passes.
14th July 1964 and onwards
The events of Lightbearer take place
16th August 1964
West End of Waterloo District is quarantined.
6th September 1964
Penelope Snug, Supervisor at the Jubilator Maintenance station, writes to Dr. Verloc about her workers having received a "bad batch of Joy".
9th September 1964
Verloc secretly acknowledges issues with the new formula in testing for Joy and recommends doubling the dosage.
10th September 1964
The workers only receive forms to be completed before their request is accepted.
12th September, 1964
Plague escapes from Haworth Labs on Ratholm, due to a Downer woman infecting the Doctor with his own concoction (an early version of Coconut Joy).
20th September 1964
Two more people are found dead floating in the aquarium tank.
22nd September 1964
Gemma Olsen is captured and experimented on with Verloc's new Joy formula at Haworth Labs.
27th September 1964
Under the influence of "Bad Joy", some of the workers begin using live cables as sparklers in the underground Public Works, creating a dangerous health hazard.
The worker superintendent at the underground Public Works on St. Georges Holm asks for his sector's power grid to be shut down so they can remove some hazardous "electrical artwork".
29th September 1964
More and more workers are affected by "bad batches of Joy", causing them to become terminally stupid or downright insane.
2nd October 1964
Several bad batches of Joy production are reported to Verloc.
4th October 1964
Verloc is actively working on his "Permanent Solution."
10th October 1964
Arthur Hastings stops taking his Joy after finding an old article about his brother, Percy.
12th October 1964
The Ploughboys and Headboys join together with a peace offering.
Between 8th of October and the current date, 1964
Gemma Olsen escapes Haworth Labs but is eventually captured again by Doctors at her home.
10th of October and onwards
The events of We Happy Few take place
The events of We All Fall Down take place
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