Sisters are Doing It For Themselves – The Greenham Common Peace Camp

The Greenham Common Women’s Peace Camp was a series of protest camps established to protest nuclear weapons being placed at RAF Greenham Common in Berkshire, England. The camp began in September 1981 after a Welsh group, Women for Life on Earth, arrived at Greenham … Continue reading Sisters are Doing It For Themselves – The Greenham Common Peace Camp

HMS Anson – 5th Gen Navy Submarine

Fifth hunter-killer submarine named Anson Anson, the Royal Navy’s latest Astute Class attack submarine, has officially been named in a virtual ceremony at BAE Systems’ Barrow-in-Furness shipyard today. Anson is the fifth Astute-class submarine being built by BAE systems. Astute Class submarines are the largest, most advanced and most powerful attack submarines ever operated by the Royal Navy, and Anson is the fifth to be officially named. The last HMS Anson (1942 to 1951) was a King George V-class battleship, which saw active service in World War Two. All eight Anson vessels have been named after an Admiral of the … Continue reading HMS Anson – 5th Gen Navy Submarine

Tutte and Flowers – Bletchley Park’s Lost Heroes

It all started with the German Lorenz machine – Hitler’s state of the art encrpyting communications machine – Enigma had been broken in 1941, but this time his new machine was almost un-decypherable The Lorenz SZ40, SZ42a and SZ42b were … Continue reading Tutte and Flowers – Bletchley Park’s Lost Heroes

Sisters Are Doing it For Themselves : The Greenham Common Peace Protest

Greenham Common Women’s Peace Camp was a series of protest camps established to protest nuclear weapons being placed at RAF Greenham Common in Berkshire, England. The camp began in September 1981 after a Welsh group, Women for Life on Earth, … Continue reading Sisters Are Doing it For Themselves : The Greenham Common Peace Protest

UK Government response to Syrian Security

Urgent Question Syria: Security Situation 24 February 2020 Volume 672 – Hansard ​ 3.32 pm Mr Tobias Ellwood (Bournemouth East) (Con) (Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will make a statement … Continue reading UK Government response to Syrian Security