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New, unique and innovative

Utilising state-of-the-art technology, the Juno Beach Centre...

SATOVEPIPE SOLUTION

8 0 YEARS OF THE BAZOOKA Eighty years ago, an iconic weapon was...

We Found a Way to Make Them talk!

AT EASE James Holland and Al Murray sat down with John Ash to...

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Inside Your Magazine

Next Month October 2023, Issue 198 On sale September...

RAF lifesavers turn 80

Then and now: The MRS' equipment may have changed, but after...

FALLING STAR

Melody Foreman

BATTLE OF BRITAIN The solving of a decades-old familial mystery...

Melody Foreman

Bletchley’s digital dawn

GENIUSES AT WAR The story of Bletchley Park’s efforts to gain...

The Greatest Escape

– Martin Barratt

A Bomber Command Navigator’s Story of Survival in Nazi Germany...

– Martin Barratt

From the Editor

A 6 Squadron Vampire as the dust swirls in. We mark the 80th...

Nuclear Test Medal design revealed

The new Nuclear Test Medal MOD The MOD has unveiled the new Nuclear...

AIR MUSEUM

Newark Boasting the largest volunteer-managed collection of aircraft...

From the bizarre to the brilliant

ANDREW THOMAS

3 SQUADRON, AFC The contributions of the first Australian squadron...

ANDREW THOMAS

Lieutenant-Colonel Mahmood Khan Durrani GC

Lord Ashcroft

HERO OF THE MONTH Mahmood Durrani GC TRACES OF WARDurrani’s...

Lord Ashcroft

Venturer gets first crew

A Junior Rating’s cap with HMS Venturer cap tally, ahead of...

Despatches

A unique Boer War honour for a Ladysmith nurse, a VC with a difference...

The Milling Life Guard

Christopher Joll

JOHN SHAW’S SKULL It’s said that boxerturned-hero John Shaw...

Christopher Joll

Forgotten Heroes of the B attle of Britain

Dilip Sarkar MBE

Author: Dilip Sarkar MBE Publisher: Pen & Sword/ Air World (pen-and-sword....

Dilip Sarkar MBE

Royal Navy restores memorial to forgotten massacre

Sailors from HMS Tamar came ashore to refurbish a memorial dedicated...

IMAGE of WAR

Britain’s big gun compromise Somewhere in the Bay of Biscay,...

THE NUMBERS GAME

BLETCHLEY PARK BY NUMBERS Although secrecy over the workings...

FANGED FIGHTER

WEAPONS OF WAR Eighty years after its first flight, Chris Gibson...

Britain at War September 2023

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Broads bird back at work

One of the oldest surviving steam boats in Britain can now make...

Game on

Alex Bowers spoke to the Canadian War Museum’s post-1945 historian...

The Boys of the Old Brigade

THE ROYAL HOSPITAL CHELSEA Christopher Joll delves into the history...

A War of Empires

Japan, India, Burma & Britain: 1941-45 ~ by Robert Lyman ...

Guernsey police deal with unusual UXO

A stretch of Guernsey’s south coast was closed on June 9 after...

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Standard War Rooms?

I enjoyed Andrew Sangster’s feature on General Hastings Ismay...

S FOR SUGAR, S FOR SURVIVAL

NAXOS BEAUFIGHTER A recent attic find reveals an RAF pilot’s...

THE MINISTRY OF HISTORY

Austin J Ruddy

MILITARIA A range of highly collectable government-published...

Austin J Ruddy