VE DAY IN NUMBERS

London, Friday 1st May 2015

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IN THE FOOTSTEPS: D-DAY TO VE DAY

Normandy, Wednesday 13th May 2015

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From the landings in Normandy on 6th June 1944, to the eventual victory in Europe on May 8...

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TEN THINGS YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT WINSTON CHURCHILL

Westminster, Friday 1st May 2015

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Winston Churchill is one of the most famous and recognisable men in British history, and through countless biographies and historical ...

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THE LEGACY OF VE DAY

Piccadilly Circus, Tuesday 19th May 2015

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When the fighting, the struggle and even the eventual rejoicing were over, post-war Britain faced some hard decisions. It was ...

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THE WEIRDEST WEAPONS OF WW2

Aylesbury, Saturday 2nd May 2015

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As huge armies faced up to each other across Europe, they brought ...

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D-DAY TO VE DAY: HOW THE CAMPAIGN UNFOLDED

Normandy, Tuesday 19th May 2015

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Until 1942, the vast majority of resistance to German forces on the ground ...

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THE MOST DARING MISSIONS OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR

Bénouville, Monday 11th May 2015

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By their very definition, daring missions are fraught with uncertainty, risk and ...

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VE DAY STORIES: HOW VE DAY WAS CELEBRATED

Piccadilly Circus, Wednesday 13th May 2015

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May 8, 1945 is a day that will live forever in the memories of ...

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D-DAY TO VE DAY: KEY MOMENTS THAT WON THE WAR

Paris, Wednesday 13th May 2015

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The Second World War waged for almost 11 months after D-Day. As German ...

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THE WEAPONS THAT WON THE WAR

New Orleans, USA, Thursday 7th May 2015

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As well as the armed forces personnel of every nation involved in ...

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WWII IN NUMBERS

London, Friday 1st May 2015

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WINSTON CHURCHILL BIOGRAPHY

Blenheim, Friday 8th May 2015

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Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill KG, OM, CH, TD, DL, FRS, RA was ...

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Dresden: A Survivor’s Story

Winchester, Friday 1st May 2015

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Victor Gregg was born in London in 1919 and joined the army in 1937, ...

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WINSTON CHURCHILL IN NUMBERS

Oxford, Friday 15th May 2015

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WW2 INVENTIONS THAT CHANGED THE WORLD

Bletchley Park, Friday 8th May 2015

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The Second World War was a pivotal moment in world history. No ...

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Winston Churchill’s Greatest Quotes

Woodstock, Oxfordshire, Friday 1st May 2015

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Winston Churchill’s 1953 Nobel Prize citation, translated from Swedish, reads: ‘For his ...

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