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Successful WWII weekend battles through weather Map_icon

The Staffordshire Regiment Museum played host to almost 1,000 visitors at its recent WWII living history weekend – Being There – despit...

Fire extinguisher causes explosion scare

By Kirsty Topping A CITY street was cordoned off for more than two hours – because of a vintage fire extinguisher. The Second World War device wa...

Grave of Wednesfield war hero discovered in Singapore Map_icon

We recently received an email from former Mayor of Wolverhampton and Labour councillor Phil Bateman who has visited the war grave of a Wednesfield ...

Heritage Group Condemns Library and Tourism Information Cut-Backs

Cowes Heritage slam council plans to cut Cowes Library and the Tourist Information Centre

Harris Museum celebrates Preston’s contribution to the war

The Harris Museum has been celebrating Preston’s role in supplying refreshments to troops during the two World…

Wednesfield resident seeks WW2 victory parade photo

We recently received the below email from Wednesfield resident Eileen Schreuders who is in search of a photograph taken in Wednesfield around V.E. ...

Normandy Veterans To Lower Their Standard For The Final Time

Current and past school pupils will witness the end of an era on Friday (25 June) as Normandy Veterans lay down their standard for the final time. ...

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