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American Civil War Tour, August 2022

The American Civil War (1861-65) has been shamefully ignored by British schools, because it was […]

Tour of Dunkirk

Our tour of Dunkirk, Cassel and the V1 and V2 bases in May concentrated on […]


In May and June we did three consecutive tours of the D-DAY BEACHES and the […]

Remembrance Tour

Remembrance Tour, October 2021: In the Footsteps of Jim Cross and the 276th Brigade RFA […]


The SPANISH FLU, which caused perhaps 50 million deaths from 1918 to 1920 – over […]

Normandy Tour

JUST RETURNED FROM 4 SUNNY DAYS IN NORMANDY, with an enthusiastic group who enjoyed both […]

Bruges and Waterloo

Just back from guiding a group of seven around the medieval city of Bruges, and […]

War Comics

Just returned from two enjoyable trips – the first with the Fox family to the […]

D-DAY beaches

Just back from Normandy and a tour of the D-DAY beaches. Seeing the landscape, rather […]


Just back from Gallipoli, an incomparably beautiful place. The peace and beauty of the Gallipoli […]