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Westminster Lets Loose the Lead

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Lord of the Rings Director Restores Wartime Footage

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U-Boat Relic Returned to Germany

Corporal Tim Laurence standing proud with his award for winning...

RAF Intercepts ‘Blackjack’ Bombers

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Battle of Britain Veteran Hurricane Airborne

The fully restored Hurricane making its post-restoration flight...

Royal Observer Corps Control Room Opens to the Public

A general view of the ROC control room. (ALL IMAGES COURTESY...

Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo Donates £1m

ORGANISERS OF the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo are donating...

First Post-Restoration Air Test for Historic Spitfire

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Bomber Command Digital Archive

The BBMF Lancaster passes over the IBCC Spire in 2015. (COURTESY...

‘Mayflower’ Vulcan Cockpit Restored

The finished Vulcan cockpit section. LUKE WEBSTER AFTER SOME...

Focus on RAF 100

(CROWN COPYRIGHT) This evocative scene, ‘Remembrance’,...

British Harriers to go on Show in Arizona

Harrier GR.5 ZD353 in the Pima workshop on 4 September. VIA...

Residents Evacuated as Wildfires Spark UXO Threat

FIVE HUNDRED residents were evacuated from three villages in...

British Government Pledges Warship Wreck Looting Probe

DEFENCE SECRETARY Gavin Williamson has demanded an immediate...

Former Royal Navy Vessel Re-enters Service

PHM Atlântico (A 140) arrives in Rio. BRAZILIAN NAVY FORMER...

UK Gives SS Mendi Bell to South Africa

Theresa May presents the bell to Cyril Ramaphosa. (PA ARCHIVE)...

Lysander Makes First Flight

ARC’s magnificent Lysander, which was reflown at Duxford. ...

Typhoon Pairing: Old and New

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Bouncing Bomb Found On Kent Beach

IN PREPARATION for Operation ‘Chastise’, the famous Dams...

Woking’s Landmark Hunter Removed

A HAWKER Hunter that had been displayed in Woking town centre...

Royal Logistic Corps Takes Post

The RLC march outside Buckingham Palace. (CROWN COPYRIGHT) ...

Foreign Office “Not Aware” of Plan to Recover PoW Remains

Machine gunners of the Middlesex Regiment on exercise in Hong...

Lysander Replica for SOE Expo

The Lysander’s nose art. (BRIAN BLACKMAN) The Lysander...

Historic Canadian Squadron Re-formed

The colours of 434 Sqn are cased with due solemnity by members...

Mary Wilkins Ellis 1917-2018

Mary with her favourite aircraft type - the Spitfire - in 2012....

RAF Griffins Help Beat Back Flames

As this dramatic photograph shows, 84 Squadron RAF has assisted...

Amiens Centenary Marked

Veterans, families, and guests at Amiens Cathedral. (CROWN COPYRIGHT)...

RFA Tideforce Arrives in Falmouth

The Royal Fleet Auxiliary’s (RFA) newest replenishment tanker,...

Royal Army Veterinary Corps Marks Centenary

Soldiers of the RAVC parade through Melton Mowbray in July. ...

Sqn Ldr Geoffrey Wellum 1921-2018

Geoffrey Wellum (R) with Brian Kingcome at Biggin Hill in June...