Documentary: Spitfire!

Spitfire! is a wonderful documentary that actually talks to some of the men and women directly involved with the iconic fighter aircraft’s┬ádesign and construction – including a lady who accidentally ended up clinging to the…

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H.M.S. Cardiff Bell

A ship’s bell is a central focal point on board, it’s typically used to sound out the time but they’re also used in heavy fog, emergencies and to sound out “eight bells” when a funeral…

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de Havilland Vampire Jet

In 1942 during some of the heaviest fighting of the Second World War a team of engineers at de Havilland were hard at work developing a jet-powered aircraft that they hoped would help turn the…

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