A man with strong Ashfield and Mansfield connections has been awarded the MBE at the end of a long and distinguished career in the Royal Air Force (RAF). Warrant Officer Phil… More information
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New details about the celebrations taking place on the weekend of the 70th anniversary of VE Day have been announced. With just two weeks to go until… More information
Douglas Finlay DFC 103 Squadron Bomber Command.
In The Telegraph Magazine (http://www.telegraph.co.uk/history/world-war-two/11558345/The-Long-March-retracing-the-footsteps-of-10000-World-War-Two-PoWs.html) on Saturday 25 April 2015, photographer James Finlay is interviewed about his new project which finds him retracing his uncle’s footsteps during the winter of 1945 when thousands of Allied POWs were forced to march west by their German captors as the Soviet forces pushed forward into Germany. 146 more words