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News: The Father of the RAF

Published 13 March 2017, 12:45

Britain at War looks at the career of Hugh Montague Trenchard, 1st Viscount Trenchard, the first Chief of the Air Staff and the Father of the Royal Air Force.


News: Tiger Veterans Speak Ahead of Exhibition

Published 8 March 2017, 10:46

Surviving Germans who fought in legendary Tiger Tanks have spoken ahead of an exhibition that, for the first time in history, brings all members of the Tiger family together.


News: Occupation: Did German Commandos Strike RAF Ventnor?

Published 28 February 2017, 16:06

Britain at War explores how commando forces might have helped facilitate a successful German invasion and how, it is alleged, one such raid in 1943 successfully made it to British shores.


News: Captured Tricolour Ensign of Le Gnreux to be Displayed

Published 24 February 2017, 16:08

A French ensign captured in 1800 is to be displayed in Norfolk for the first time in more than a century. Captured by the Royal Navy in 1800. The huge ensign of Le Gnreux is one of the most iconic objects connected to Norfolks most famous son, Admiral Lord Horatio Nelson.


News: Occupation: Great Britains Most Wanted!

Published 24 February 2017, 09:09

As the BBC airs the alternate history drama 'SS-GB', our assistant editor analyses the terrifying 'Hitler's Black Book' - Sonderfahndungsliste GB - which reveals how the future of British politics and culture was to be wiped out in the wake of Nazi Germanys 1940 invasion of Britain.


News: Vimy Ridge Centenary - Odysse de la Culture

Published 20 February 2017, 16:03

Britain at War contributor Alex Bowers explores an upcoming event marking the centenary and significance of Vimy Ridge, an inspirational and historic military milestone in Canadian culture.


News: Reuniting WW2 Photos with Families - Can You Help?

Published 8 February 2017, 11:58

Last year, Matthew Smaldon purchased a collection of historic photographs. An usual discovery soon began his quest to return these photos to families.


News: Dark End for HMS President Looms

Published 2 February 2017, 14:18

Trust Told to Source Scrappage Quotes: Fortnight Left to Save Historic Vessel.


News: Search For Stolen Dambuster Log Book Continues

Published 31 January 2017, 14:54

After a man has been found guilty of the theft of Dambuster's log book, the search for the treasured item continues.


News: Tankfest 2017 - Guest Vehicles

Published 30 January 2017, 17:16

The Tank Museum have announced two rare guest vehicles joining this summer's fantastic showcase of historic armour.