The Battle-cruiser HMS Renown 1916-48

This is the story of the Royal Navy battle-cruiser HMS Renown, a famous ship with a long and distinguished operational career. Originally built for … [Read more...]





Heritage Open Days – 2011 – England

Previously unseen manuscripts from the Cumbrian poet Wordsworth will go on show later this year as part of a national project. Visitors to The … [Read more...]





Diving Stations – The Story of Captain George Hunt and the Ultor

Diving Stations is the inspiring story of Captain George Hunt’s career. Born in Uganda and then educated in Glasgow he was determined to join the … [Read more...]





The Grand Fleet – Warship Design and Development 1906-1922

The launch of HMS Dreadnought in 1906 ushered in one of the most rapid periods of warship development in history; and only ten years after this … [Read more...]