First in the Field – 651 Squadron Army Air Corps

651 was the first Air Observation Post (AOP) Squadron, being formed at Old Sarum on August 1, 1941. It was still part of the RAF but all the … [Read more...]





Isandlwana – How the Zulus Humbled the British Empire

The legendary slaughter of so large a part of Lord Chelmsford’s mighty imperial British Army at Isandlwana by the Zulu impies of King Cetshwayo in … [Read more...]





The Old Contemptibles – Birmingham

As the sun slips away for the evening it is fitting that we come across The Old Contemptibles public house in Birmingham. Positioned at 176 … [Read more...]