Blitz

These Amazing Images Show Just How Far London Has Come Since The Blitz

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 09.05.2016 | UK

The Blitz (shortened from the German term blitzkrieg, meaning lightning war) began on 7 September 1940 and ended on 11 May 1941. This year marks 75 ye...

Remarkable Bunker Images Show Life Underground During The Blitz

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 19.01.2016 | UK

A labyrinth of subterranean tunnels beneath London’s Clapham South Tube station that offered shelter to local residents during the Blitz is to be op...

Dear BBC: Walk With Me Around Hull, Stop Ignoring Our Place in History!

Karl Davis | Posted 08.09.2016 | UK Entertainment
Karl Davis

Hull has been an unsung lynchpin in the historical makeup of our nation, a role it continued to fill effortlessly, even during Britain's darkest days during World War Two. Just as we have done throughout recorded history, Hull played an indispensible role in the allied defence of home soil, and indeed in the eventual allied victory, with the inhabitants of the city paying a massive price.

PICTURES: 1948's Team GB - Then And Now

The Huffington Post UK | Alice E. Vincent | Posted 14.08.2012 | Home

After the shiny extravaganza that was London 2012 - complete with fireworks and the heaviest medals yet - it's hard to believe that the last time the ...