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On this day…in 2005

On the morning of July 7, 2005, bombs are detonated in three crowded London Underground stations and one bus during the peak of the...

Is it too much to ask for Wolrd Peace for Xmas?

When I was a lad my dad was a butcher, and Christmas was a time when he had to stay late at work to...

History is in the eye of the ignorant

I am getting older and spend my time looking backwards at history. That is true history, not the history proposed by twenty somethings just out...

Do you talk to your kids?

I think the thing I miss most is being able to talk to my grandad. My grandchildren don't listen to me they play on...

Do we really care about those who suffer in war?

Who said the world is going to hell in a hand cart? Who ever it was, they're getting closer to the truth every day. War is...

Sodom and Gomorrah

I'm getting older , but I still remember times past...a time of monsters. Dictators like Joseph Stalin, Saddam Hussein, Colonel Gadalfi, Idi Amin and Adolf Hitler...

On this day…in 1972

In Londonderry, Northern Ireland, 13 unarmed civil rights demonstrators are shot dead by British Army paratroopers in an event that becomes known as "Bloody...

On this day…in 1915

During World War I, Britain suffers its first casualties from an air attack when two German Zeppelins drop bombs on the eastern coast of...

Tommy Taylor’s SRU

Christmas is over and now we look to New Year’s Eve and the start of a new year. I hope your festivities went well and...

Is the 21st December 2012 Armageddon Day?

Predictions for the end of the world on the 21st of December 2012 are to a historian really unlikely. We base our predictions on...

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