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News: The Story of the British Tank - Making Tracks Part II

Published 22 September 2016, 15:06

In the second part of Britain at Wars Making Tracks series marking the centenary of the tank, our Assistant Editor looks how the tank found its feet after Flers and of the impact of the vehicles in some key 1917 battles.


News: From the Archive: 'Alecto' Oddity in Germany

Published 21 September 2016, 12:54

A rare experimental British vehicle is spotted in Germany, 1945.


News: The Story of the British Tank - Making Tracks Part I

Published 15 September 2016, 16:33

As part of Britain at Wars efforts to mark the 100th anniversary of the first use of tanks in battle, their Assistant Editor has put together Making Tracks. This series of articles charts the story of the British Tank, the first of which covers the need for tanks, and their first use at the Somme.


News: Falklands Flagship to be Scrapped

Published 9 September 2016, 11:02

The INS Viraat, formerly known as the HMS Hermes when in British Service, is to be scrapped as previous plans for her preservation fall through.


News: From the Archive: Desert Crusader

Published 7 September 2016, 09:16

Mechanical nightmare or unfairly judged desert warrior? The A15 Crusader.


News: From the Archive: Anti-Aircraft Lookouts

Published 2 September 2016, 16:56

Observers aboard HMS Prince of Wales undergo anti-aircraft training.


News: From the Archive: 'Constant Endeavour': RAF Strike Wings

Published 23 August 2016, 07:46

These two images originally taken by the RAF, depict two strikes by Coastal Commands strike wings on Axis shipping late in the war.


News: Sir Geoffrey De Havilland Flying Scholarship Awarded

Published 22 August 2016, 16:25

Peterborough-based Photographic Retoucher Holly Palmer-Davison has been awarded the third Annual Worshipful Company of Coachmakers and Coach Harness Makers Sir Geoffrey de Havilland Flying Scholarship.


News: Tank Musuem and Royal Tank Regiment mark 100 years of the tank

Published 22 August 2016, 15:01

Modern Challenger 2 to appear alongside replica of historic Mark IV at London landmarks.