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British Government Pledges Warship Wreck Looting Probe

Defence secretary Gavin Williamson has demanded an immediate investigation into fresh allegations of illegal salvage from Royal Navy … Read More

Focus on RAF 100

This evocative scene, ‘Remembrance’, shows the East Kirby Lancaster ‘Just Jane’ with a crew of reenactors. Taken by Cpl Tim … Read More

Volunteers Sought to Aid Dunkirk Ship

The venerable paddle steamer, PS Medway Queen, is perhaps best remembered for the part she played during the evacuation of British … Read More

Hunter Leads RAF Defence (1955 Footage)

In this newsreel footage from British Pathé, 29 of the then new Hawker Hunters take part in an aerial demonstration of the type. Initially, … Read More

Alan McGregor Peart 1922-2018

Alan McGregor Peart DFC, thought to be New Zealand’s last surviving fighter ace, has died aged 96 in Hamilton, New Zealand.  Spitfire … Read More

Photo of the Week from Britain at War!

Our photo of the week shows Short Stirling aircrew entering the bomber’s radio compartment on their way to the aircraft’s … Read More

Win a Unique Chance to Control an Avro Lancaster!

The Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre has just released the opportunity for a member of the public to win the chance to control … Read More

Centurion Tank Gunnery (1952 Footage)

This stunning British Pathé footage from 1952 shows the stabilised 20Pdr gun in action on the Centurion tank, the examples in the … Read More

The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers Celebrates 50 years with Privilege Parade Through London

The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers exercised its right to march through the Square Mile on September 5 as one of the City of London’s … Read More

RCAF Squadron Reformed

A Royal Canadian Air Force squadron, renowned for its role in World War Two, was re-formed this summer at Trenton, Ontario. Commanded … Read More

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