Friday 22nd January 2021 - I've just delivered my talk and presentation on "The Real King Arthur" to a U3A group of over 120 people via zoom. This is the first time I've done such a big group on zoom, and it worked surprisingly well. We took in Monty Python, Keira Knightly, Dark Ag
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Tuesday 19th January 2021 - The 15 September 1940 again dawned bright and sunny, but this time the Luftwaffe were up early with decoys and feints. Then, around 10.40am, the radar picked up what was clearly a major formation gathering over Calais. At 11.15am No.253 and No.501 Squadro
Monday 18th January 2021 - Yesterday I gave my talk on "Women at War" for a Women's Institute Group. I always enjoy this talk as it breaks through so many stereotypes - about women, warfare, Greeks, South America, the Royal Navy and more.
Wednesday 13th January 2021 - An anecdote about RAF Typhoons in Sussex and Sir Arthur Coningham
Tuesday 12th January 2021 - My talk busting the stereotypes about women at war