Tag Archive: War

Turning Gas Pipes into Guns

On 3 December 1962, a sulphur-laden fog brought traffic in London to a standstill and sent hospital admissions skyrocketing throughout the country. London. After years in which coal and coke fires had been the staple…
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12 Aug 2014

BRE integral to Dambusters victory?

Today marks the 71st anniversary of Operation Chastise. Better known as the Dambusters raid, this attack on German dams was one of the greatest technical achievements of WWII. BRE in Watford built a scale model…
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16 May 2014