Glorious Georges: 300 years since reign of George I
This year marks 300 years since the first of the Hanoverian Kings, King George I, ascended to the throne and to celebrate Historic Royal Palaces will be hosting exhibitions at Kew, Hampton Court and Kensington.
Britain to turn out lights for centenary of First World War
With the centenary of the First World War approaching, Britons are being urged to turn their lights out on 4 August – 100 years since Britain declared war on Germany
Last WW2 code-breaker from Bletchley Park has died
Raymond “Jerry” Roberts – one of the last code breakers from the team at Bletchley Park – has died aged 93. One of the last team members of the top code-breaking team during the Second…