At War

Poppy

Remembering Veterans

Events Today It is the afternoon of the eleventh day of the eleventh month. The eleventh hour came and went ...
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Heugh Battery Naval Gun

Heugh Battery keeping watch over the headland

The Heugh Battery was originally built in the mid-nineteenth century, one of a cluster of three near the lighthouse on ...
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Concrete Air Raid Shelter as described by a resident of Jarrow upon Tyne

Take Cover

The picture below shows three Anderson Shelters after a bombing raid. The shelters were made from corrugated iron. Curved sections ...
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