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While on our travels we come across many memorials dedicated to the brave men and women who gave their lives so we could enjoy a peaceful one


Some of these are by the side of the road some are in the middle of a field so we try to look out for the more obscure ones

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Gallery 2017 Just Click on Picture below  Gallery Memorials Last updated 
09/02/18

On 29th June 2017

Following the Sea Vixen’s successful display closing the show at Duxford Air Show, upon her return the Sea Vixen suffered an under carriage failure and Pilot Cdr Simon Hargreaves performed a highly controlled wheels up text book landing at RNAS Yeovilton showing first class airmanship.

Work by Assessors estimate that it could take between 3-4 years and cost £2-3M to get her flying again. A white knight is needed in the next month who would be prepared to come to the rescue and under-write these costs and save the last flying Sea Vixen in the world, recognising her uniqueness and value to the Nation’s naval aviation heritage.

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Another set of edited images this week, featuring such venues

as Duxford, Halfpenny Green, Old Warden, and more.

Cannock Chase War Cemeteries.

Last weekend we visited the Commonwealth and German War cemeteries

on Cannock Chase in Staffordshire.

The cemeteries are immaculate, and the sheer number of graves in

both providing a very sobering account of the cost of war.