I’m away from the studios this weekend and I let t

I’m away from the studios this weekend and I let this anniversary pass me by, so in retrospect… 100 years and 1 day ago today: On October 27, 1918 Maj. William Barker, one of the highest scoring Allied aces of WW1, took off from Beugnatre on what would become one of the controversial flights of…

Forgotten war hero honoured by royals

This is what a hero looks like. Forgotten war hero honoured by royals Meghan and Harry unveil statue of forgotten British-Fijian war Hero The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have unveiled a statue of a largely unknown British-Fijian war hero who died in battle after holding off hundreds of enemy soldiers for hours. Harry and…

They Shall Not Grow Old ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

They Shall Not Grow Old ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Peter Jackson’s WW1 documentary brings soldiers on the Western Front back to life thanks to colourised footage, recreated dialogue & survivors’ very honest views. It’s funny, fascinating, awe-inspiring and rage-inducing, with weaponry that’s both modern and archaic. (I had no idea Britain had tanks in 1916 – and horses…