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Tornado

A HIGHLY PERSONAL ACCOUNT OF OPERATION DESERT STORM SIMON AND...

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Nelson-era medal doubles guide price

A rare Naval Gold Medal awarded to one of Admiral Lord Nelson’s...

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Pillbox postscript

Our thanks to Delwyn Griffith, who got in touch regarding our...

From the Editor

THE BROUGH VERSUS BRISTOL RACE BY TERENCE CUNEOTERENCE CUNEOI’m...

Unique Scots Borderers CGC goes under the hammer

CORPORAL SHAUN JARDINE AT THE RECEPTION WHERE HIS CGC WAS BESTOWED...

THE CHAIN-SMOKING VC

KRITHIA VINEYARDFor 41 hours, an amateur thespianturned-citizen...

RUNNING THE GAUNTLET

ACTION IN THE AEGEANCutting-edge radar technology hastened the...

Heritage aircraft join re-formed squadron

Earlier this year, the Royal Australian Air Force reformed a...

A cunning plan goes wrong

EYEWITNESSGunner Neville Westerman, 33 Airborne Light Regiment,...

IMAGE of WAR

The (tame) wolf at the door The Swan Hunter yard, Wallsend, September...

Flight into DANGER

HEROES OF THE SKYRAF pilots such as Hugh Verity risked their...

Historic Trincomalee gilded and glorious

What takes seven painters, five weeks and 172 gallons of paint?...

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Disruption in Yorkshire as large UXO discovered

An unexploded bomb discovered on an East Yorkshire housing estate...

Britain At War In Colour

Ian Carter

BY THE outbreak of war the MOI had begun to employ its own group...

Ian Carter

Bamburgh Castle

ON THE NORTHEAST COAST OF ENGLAND, THE CASTLE HAS A FASCINATING...

HERO of the MONTH

Lord Ashcroft

Captain Richard Phillip Carr MBE, MC In the 1963 film,...

Lord Ashcroft
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Squadron lives on beyond the Arakan

I was delighted to see the coverage of 6 Squadron, Indian Air...

DUMFRIES & GALLOWAY AVIATION MUSEUM

CollectionsWith its ambitious plans, the sky’s the limit for...

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Trophy trials for Britain’s future tanks

It was one of the lingering questions following the announcement...

Tor of duty ends for ‘Junglie’ Merlin

The popular tourist site of Glastonbury Tor welcomed an unusual...

BANG FOR THE BUCK

When Allied armies clamoured for more machine guns, a blacksmith...

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John Monash Centre optimistic after reopening

The team at the Sir John Monash Centre were delighted to inform...

Field Post

YOUR VOICEThe story behind the photograph 'Britain at...

M19 Escape, Evasion and Espionage

COVERT OPERATIONSThe clandestine operations of MI9 to aid Allied...

The Bulgarian Contract

Politics, revolution, treason and deceit. Newly discovered evidence...

Aussie Canberra soars once more

An extensive restoration has ended in success after the 100 Squadron...

IMAGE of WAR

Half-century, not out! Puma’s 50th anniversary UK tour, July...

Britain at War September 2021

The full issue in page-turning PDF format

Endell Street

Wendy Moore

THIS essentially readable book about the enduring courage of...

Wendy Moore
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Our thanks to keen-eyed Major Guy Taylor (retd), who, reading...