1. Fang_Farrier

    Gunpowder and Glory, The Short Explosive Life of Frank Brock OBE

    This is a most interesting read. The biography of Frank Brock, who was by all accounts a very talented individual who like so may others met his end during the First World War. However in his relatively short life he achieved much and contributed greatly towards the war effort finally paying...
  2. NSP

    And so it begins - again... [A fireworks-hate thread]

    Some chod doing his impression of a small-scale artillery engagement over the way. I thought the government had climbed aboard this sort of thing by limiting when fireworks can be sold now?? FFS, the glorious celebration of the only person to ever enter the Palace of Westminster with the right...