To commemorate the World War One Centenary across the United kingdom (and Commonwealth) there have been various poignant events to remember the fallen. One hundred years ago on the 4th August 1914 Germany declared war on Russia, thereby putting into motion events that would ultimately devastate Europe – the United Kingdom commemorated this day with […]
Royals and world leaders have gathered for ceremonies marking 100 years since Britain joined World War One. The Prince of Wales and David Cameron attended a service in Glasgow, while the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are in Belgium with many heads of state. At a ceremony in Liege, Prince William paid tribute to the […]
Alan Turing biopic The Imitation Game finally has an official trailer and it looks amazing! Turing was a pioneer of modern-day computing and credited with cracking the German Enigma Code with his brilliant team at Britain’s top-secret code-breaking centre, Bletchley Park, during the darkest days of the Second World War. His contributions and genius significantly shortened the war, saving […]
HMS Queen Elizabeth took to the waves yesterday at the Scottish Dockyard Clyde. The aircraft carrier is the biggest warship the Royal Navy has ever constructed and will most definitely expand on the nations global maritime influence. Earlier this month Her Majesty The Queen officially named the vessel.
On the front cover of the next issue of Entertainment Weekly you will find one of the coolest pictures ever… That’s right the Marvel’s ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ has finally had some kind of official reveal ahead of this years Comic Con. Following on from the events of Captain America, SHIELD has been destroyed and there’s […]
Hollywood blockbuster extraordinaire Tom Cruise is reportedly in talks with JJ Abrams to take up a cameo appearance in the upcoming Star Wars film. According to a ‘film insider’ Tom has been in London for over a week and has been holding meetings with JJ and other members of the production team for Star Wars. […]
Now I’m not a Football fan at all but this years FIFA World Cup has made me take it up as my soul religion. And although England are out after just 2 matches (jesus christ) it certainly hasn’t stopped us English going to a nearby pub, enjoying a pint and watching the latest game. If […]
Trooping the Colour is a ceremony performed by regiments of the British and Commonwealth armies. It has been a tradition of British infantry regiments since the 17th Century, although the roots go back much earlier. On battlefields, a regiment’s colours or flags were used as a rallying point. Consequently, regiments would have their ensigns slowly […]