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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.


News: RAF Casualty Records: The MOD Wants You!

Published 25 January 2017, 09:24

The Ministry of Defence seeks volunteers to assist in the preparation of World War Two RAF Casualty Packs for The National Archives.


News: Victoria Cross Heroes Volume II by Michael Ashcroft

Published 23 January 2017, 12:01

Victoria Cross Heroes Volume II is the new bravery book from Lord Ashcroft KCMG PC (Michael Ashcroft). It is the follow-up to his best-seller Victoria Cross Heroes, first published in November 2006.