Read about the worst that Mother Nature has thrown at Britain

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The Aberfan Landslide of 1966 (businessinsider.com)

Hurricane


Cheddar, UK

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West Country Farmhouse Cheddar

The story of the hero policeman who sniffed out trouble to save the lives of his neighbours.

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House demolished by the gas explosion (gazetteseries.co.uk)


My experience of the Czechs and Prague after 5 years as an expat.

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The Czech Republic


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‘What is she saying?’


The little known story of the two English nobles who fought the last ever private battle on English soil.

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Rugby, UK


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When the Queen of England Met a Pirate Queen, 1593


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Drunken Aviator Lands in City Centre, 1956

Alasdair Lea

I love to learn new facts and insight to better understand this crazy world we live in. Let me do what I can to distract you from your life’s drudgery.

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