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They Shall Not Grow Old

Renowned New Zealand film director, Sir Peter Jackson ONZ KNZM, best known for the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit trilogies, has revived … Read More

Boys Anti-tank Rifle (1940 Footage)/Stop That Tank! (1942 Film)

An interesting weapon is the star of this newsreel from British Pathé, which shows British troops training with their anti-tank rifles … Read More

Tank Museum Visit

A Britain at War photographer has visited the amazing Tank Museum at Bovington this week, capturing images of the superb array of fighting … Read More

‘Circumstances of Exceptional Danger’ – The First GC?

The merits of the outstanding bravery that led to Leonard Harrison’s George Cross cannot be questioned. Furthermore, argues Lord … Read More

Feature: Great War Gallantry

GREAT WAR GALLANTRY – OCTOBER 1918 Throughout the First World War, many announcements of British and Commonwealth gallantry awards … Read More

Cosford commemorates Armistice Day with Service of Remembrance

The Royal Air Force Museum Cosford will hold a Service of Remembrance on Sunday 11 November, paying respect to those service men and … Read More

Britain at War Photo of the Week

Britain at War Photo of the Week – a Twin Sunbeam Army motorcycle, January 1943. (Key Collection)

Cosford Conservation Centre Open Day Planned

A World War Two Special Duties Westland Lysander III will soon be on show to the public. The aircraft is currently undergoing restoration … Read More

Churchill’s Unlimited (1942 Footage)

Churchill tanks are the subject of this fascinating newsreel from British Pathé, as dozens of the ‘go anywhere’ infantry … Read More

Historic RAF First For Cranwell

In a historic first for the Royal Air Force, non-commissioned airmen and officers graduated together at RAF College Cranwell in Lincolnshire … Read More

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