All posts by AnthonyChadwick

Loyalty Binds Me, ‘Great Grandad Halloway’. Bury UK

On this poignant day of 100 Years of WW1 Remembrance, I would like to pay tribute to Great Grandad Halloway who served in the Loyal North Lancashire Regiment, carrying out […]

Holocaust Exhibition & Learning Centre

A £1m Holocaust Exhibition & Learning Centre has opened at the University of Huddersfield. The exhibition contains artefacts from daily life in the Nazi concentration camps and testimony from survivors. Six million […]

From WW2 To The Rings Of Saturn, ‘Bawdsey Radar’. Suffolk UK

Did you know Cassini’s radar instrument was built primarily for studying Saturn’s moon Titan, which has a thick atmosphere that hides its surface. The instrument bounced radio waves off of Titan […]

We Will Remember Them, ‘International Bomber Command Centre’. Lincoln UK

The International Bomber Command Centre (IBCC) is a world-class facility to serve as a point for recognition, remembrance and reconciliation for Bomber Command. Providing the most comprehensive record of the […]

Journey Back In Time, ‘Mail Rail’. London UK

The Post Office Railway, known as Mail Rail since 1987, is a 2 ft (610 mm) narrow gauge, driverless underground railway in London that was built by the Post Office with assistance […]

Englands Northern Cavalry, ‘Charge!’. Newcastle UK

Charge, The Story of England’s Northern Cavalry unites the collections of the antecedent regiments of The Light Dragoons and also tells the continuing story of the Northumberland Hussars since becoming […]

A Living Working Landscape, ‘Chatsworth’. Derbyshire UK

A World First, ‘Bawdsey Radar’. Suffolk UK

On 24th September 1937, RAF Bawdsey became the first fully operational Radar station in the world. Remarkably, this was only a short eighteen months after the first experiment, conducted by Robert […]

To The Top, ‘Tram Ride Experience’. Missouri USA

The highlight of a visit to Jefferson National Expansion Memorial is a ride To The Top of the 630-foot Gateway Arch, for a panoramic view of the surrounding area. But […]

A Dynamic Sanctuary, ‘Florence County Museum’. South Carolina USA

The mission of the Florence County Museum is to provide a dynamic sanctuary for the preservation, interpretation and exhibition of objects of scientific, historic, and artistic significance that are unique […]