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Winter Tour Arrangements

During the winter period, there are a few changes to how you can join me for a Guided Walking Tour around Carrickfergus.

Scheduled Saturday morning Tours, offered on a “just turn up” basis, will stop after 26 October 2019 and re-start on 29 February 2020. 203 more words


Eighty years on. 23rd October 1939


A German prize crew sailed the American freighter “City of
Flint” into the Kola Bay, near Murmansk.

Game day 53. France

In Indochina the Foreign Legion moved north to the border… 37 more words


Canadian Historian presents Secret Liberators – SOE in occupied Europe

Canadian historian Norm Christie presents this television documentary examining SOE in occupied Europe during WW2.


Bedford's twins

Meet Bamberg from Germany and Rovigo from Italy, Bedford’s two twins. In the last 40 or so years, Bedford has had connections with these two European towns. 1,024 more words


RAF Special Duties Squadrons during WW2

John Williamson continues the story of the secret RAF Special Duties Squadron based at Tempsford during WW2

Returned Halifax at RAF Tempsford

RAF No. 138 Special Duties Squadron… 204 more words


Eighty years on. 22nd October 1939


On German national radio. Josef Goebbels called Winston Churchill
a liar.

Finnish emissaries left Helsinki for talks in Moscow.

Game day 52. China

In China, 3rd Infantry Corps continued its march… 74 more words