(Test)

Spitfire Site

Welcome to the Spitfire Site

Site Index

 

Recent news from Some-Other Blog:

This RSS feed URL is deprecated


This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news

The Anniversary of the Battle of Navarino: A Major Victory in Greece's War of Independence - Greek Reporter



Greek Reporter

The Anniversary of the Battle of Navarino: A Major Victory in Greece's War of Independence
Greek Reporter
Britain, France, and Russia joined forces and sent naval ships to the Ionian Sea. The decision to attack the Ottoman fleet at Navarino Bay was made by British Admiral Sir Edward Codrington, in cooperation with the French and in consultation with Greece ...

Battle of Britain exhibition plan for Montrose - The Courier



The Courier

Battle of Britain exhibition plan for Montrose
The Courier
Montrose Air Station and Heritage Museum has unveiled expansion plans as it prepares to mark the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Britain. Angus Council has approved a planning application to extend an exhibition hall on the airfield, which could ...

78th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain: RAAF Remembers - Second Line of Defense



Second Line of Defense

78th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain: RAAF Remembers
Second Line of Defense
A ceremony was held in Hobart to mark the 78th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain on 15 September 2018. In the summer and autumn of 1940 the Royal Air Force (RAF) fought a prolonged battle in defence of Britain against an experienced and numerically ...

King's Lynn branch dinner marks Battle of Britain anniversary and fundraising success - Lynn News



Lynn News

King's Lynn branch dinner marks Battle of Britain anniversary and fundraising success
Lynn News
A commemorative dinner held by the Lynn branch of the Royal Air Forces Association (RAFA) has not only marked the anniversary of the Battle of Britain but also celebrated the branch's fundraising success. During the annual Battle of Britain dinner ...

The Navy and the battle for Britain in 1940 - BBC History Magazine (blog)



BBC History Magazine (blog)

The Navy and the battle for Britain in 1940
BBC History Magazine (blog)
For most people, it was the aerial Battle of Britain that prevented a German invasion. But in advance of the BBC's 1940 anniversary coverage, Anthony Cumming argues that more recognition should be given to the navy's role in the defence of Britain 70 ...

Memorial service for those who died in Battle of Britain - Bexhill Observer



Bexhill Observer

Memorial service for those who died in Battle of Britain
Bexhill Observer
The anniversary of the Battle of Britain was remembered at a special service held at St. Michael and All Angels Church in Bexhill. Among those attending the service was Bexhill Mayor Cllr Abul Azad and Hastings Deputy Mayor Cllr James Bacon. The Battle ...

and more »

eBay: Rare 2016 50p coin STILL in circulation selling for £1750 - do YOU have one? - Express.co.uk



Express.co.uk

eBay: Rare 2016 50p coin STILL in circulation selling for £1750 - do YOU have one?
Express.co.uk
The coin was created as a celebration of the brave soldiers who took part in the Battle of Britain back in 1940. The historic fight is now commemorated on September 15 - the anniversary of the day the Nazi Air Force, the Luftwaffe, launched a huge ...

and more »

eBay: 'VERY rare' Battle of Britain 50p coin selling for £2500 - do you have one? - Express.co.uk



Express.co.uk

eBay: 'VERY rare' Battle of Britain 50p coin selling for £2500 - do you have one?
Express.co.uk
The historic fight is now commemorated on September 15 - the anniversary of the day the Nazi Air Force, the Luftwaffe, launched a huge attack on Britain. Marking the 75th anniversary of the notable date back in 2015, this special 50 pence piece was ...

and more »

Spitfires to perform at Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show - BBC News



BBC News

Spitfires to perform at Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show
BBC News
... to mark the 80th anniversary. The World War Two aircraft form part of the final commemorative event of the RAF centenary year at the weekend. The public can also see the RAF's new Tempest fighter for the first time. Duxford Battle of Britain Air ...