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 Wedgwood (pottery)
 Wedmore - treaty of AD 878
 Wee Frees - and Free Church of Scotland
 week - probable origin
 'week is a long time in politics' - Wilson
 weeping willow - and Pope
 weft - in textiles
 Wegener, Alfred - and continental drift
 Weglarski, Joseph - from Poland to Hemsworth
 Wehlau, treaty of - and ducal Prussia
 weight - standards of measurement
 Weimar - in the time of Goethe and Schiller
 Weimar republic
 Welensky, Roy - Rhodesia and Nyasaland
 Welf - German dynasty
 welfare policies - introduced by Bismarck
 welfare state (in Britain)
 Wellcome (company and Trust)
 Wellington (bomber)
 Wellington, duke of - in the Peninsular War
  - and the build-up to Waterloo
  - progress through the peerage
  - and the nude Napoleon
  - as prime minister
  - and Catholic emancipation
  - failure to form government in 1832
  - and the new MPs' hats
  - and Apsley House
  - and Eton
  - brief biography
 Wellington College
 Well of Loneliness
 Well of Moses - and Claus Sluter
 Wells - the cathedral clock
  - brief account of city
 Wells, Bombardier Billy
 Wells, H.G. - The War that will end War (1914)
  - brief biography
 Well-tempered Clavier - by J.S. Bach
 Welsh - as a living Celtic language
  - brief account
 Welsh (the people)
 Welsh, Jane - and Carlyle
 Welsh dragon
 Welsh Folk Museum
 Welsh Industrial and Maritime Museum
 Welsh inscriptions - on slipware
 Welsh male choirs - and Methodism
 Welsh National Opera
 Welsh National War Memorial - in Cardiff
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