Channel Islands – Jersey, Guernsey, Alderney, Sark

The only part of the British Isles that can answer the question 'What was it like to be invaded and occupied in World War 2?’ are the holiday islands … [Read more...]





Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Three names. Three people in one. Born in Portsmouth on 9 April 1806, there was Brunel the great engineer, who would habitually throw out the rule … [Read more...]