Using archive film and newsreel footage this documentary account follows the Battle of Britain from the start of the Luftwaffes campaign in 1940 with its massed bombing raids through to the epic dogfights fought over th...
This extra-length DVD provides a truly comprehensive account of the epic aerial campaign of 1940, as Goerings Luftwaffe tried to smash the RAF to free the skies for invasion. Using authentic archive film and historic newsreel footage, it follows the Battle of Britain through from the first skirmishes over the Channel to the horrors of the Blitz inflicted on London and other British cities. Also
The summer of 1940 will forever be remembered as a defining period when the pilots the RAF took on the thunderous assault of the German Luftwaffe and won. It is a gripping story of defiance against the brute force of the Nazi war machine and came to reflect Britain’s attitude of grit and determination in the face of adversity. This unique DVD collection provides a blow-by- blow account
The gleaming carriages of the British Pullman, part of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express collection, are waiting to take you on a trip of ultimate luxury. Stewards, in their immaculate uniforms, welcome you on board the train and look after you throughout your unforgettable day. The countryside of England is rich with memories and distinguished cities. Blend enticing destinations with delightfully
The gleaming carriages of the Belmond British Pullman, part of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express collection, adorned in umber and cream livery wait as stewards, in their immaculate uniforms, welcome you on board the train. The countryside of England is rich with memories and distinguished cities. Blend enticing destinations with delightfully informative tours to stir the imagination and let the
Whats even more exciting than a history of Britain? A history written by the creators of the quirky Wonderwise books. This is Britains story, all the way from the Stone Age right up to the right here, right now. Its even got hippies and punks! When this story starts, Britain wasnt even an island. But as soon as it was, people started squabbling over it. Think war and more war! Oh dear! There were
The Great Game of Britain is a nostalgic race around the historic railway networks of Britain. Be the first commuter to travel from London to each of your mystery destinations and back again. Watch out for station closures and hazards along the way. For 2-6 players.
Laugh and learn at the same time! This brillant piece of artwork by cartoonist Mike Jupp is packed full of illustrative detail. It depicts the heritage of each area including, History, Folklore Industry and the Arts. The special feature of this unique puzzle is the Place Name quiz. The names of many principal towns and cities are printed on identically shaped pieces so the challenge is to fit them
Take a trip back in time with this nostalgic jigsaw featuring a store cupboard of iconic brands our grandmothers definitely would have used! Taken from the Robert Opie collection and dating back to the first half of the 20th century the montage of images offers a wonderful historical record of the days before supermarkets.Comprising 1,000 high-quality pieces made from recycled board the jigsaw
This extra-length DVD provides a truly comprehensive account of the epic aerial campaign of 1940 as Goering’s Luftwaffe tried to smash the RAF to free the skies for invasion. Using authentic archive film and historic newsreel footage it follows the Battle of Britain through from the first skirmishes over the Channel to the horrors of the Blitz inflicted on London and other British
Classic War A Bridge too far The Great Escape Based on one of the most ingenious and suspenseful films of all time this is your chance to take part in a truly epic adventure and be Steve McQueen. Heart-stopping tension-filled stealth levels together with adrenaline-soaked combat and action sequences take you from inside a WWII bomber to Steve McQueens's world-famous bike chase. Play as
This hand-crafted stretched canvas of Henry Alken, 'The National Sports of Great Britain' is a museum quality reproduction of the original work. Shipped to you finished and ready-to-hang, it is a welcome addition to any type of decor. Artist: Henry Alken Title: The National Sports of Great Britain Product type: Stretched canvas art Style: Traditional Format: Vertical Size: Medium
British Campaigns: Battle of Britain and the Blitz on USA sites