An adventurous spirit

Paratrooper John Jeffries not only had an amazing war story to tell but just three years ago, at the age of 95, he completed his first sky dive since he dropped into the Netherlands as part of Operation Market Garden in 1944.
His exploits gained nation…

In a Virocidal State

IN A VIROCIDAL STATE: From The Province Of The Cat by George Gunn
A Summer storm blows over Caithness. The still green corn shudders under the weight of the Nor-Westerly. The yellow barley sweeps itself like a restless inland sea that dreams it is a …

New roads for old…

Recycling old bitumen road planings isn’t a new idea – in fact there’s a well-established market for planings for use as building sub-base, hard-standings and farm tracks. 
But recycling them for reincorporation into highway construction or rep…

The Damned: Chapter 3

The Damned: Chapter 3 – Operation Grapple

Chapter 3

The bomb tests moved to a desert island in the South Pacific, where Britain exploded the most powerful weapon it has ever built

Mirror Special Report

by Susie Boniface
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