New Book – Down But Not Out


Down But Not Out

The Incredible Story of Second World War Airman

Maurice ‘Moggy’ Mayne

Maurice Mayne with Mark Ryan

To be published 1st May 2014, £17.99 Hardback


A rare insight into one airman’s incredible story of resilience, daring and love

The airman of the Second World War faced death on a daily basis when they undertook suicide missions to bomb German targets. Being shot down usually meant either a swift death or a long, painful and uncertain stay in a German POW camp.

New Book – Agent Cicero: Hitler’s Most Successful Spy


Agent Cicero

Hitler’s Most Successful Spy

Mark Simmons

Published July at £14.99

Hardback Original

ISBN: 9780750952866

What is morally wrong can never be advantageous, even when it enables you to make some gain that you believe to be to your advantage. The mere act of believing that some wrongful course of action constitutes an advantage is pernicious’


Possible Guest Speaking – Most Boring Politician
Those of a nervous disposition should consider themselves warned under section 49, paragraph 2 of the Health and Safety Act
The Boring Conference, the annual event devoted to an acceptance of the mundane, will take place this Saturday, May 31st, at Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL.  The event will start at 10am.

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British museum opens ground-breaking interactive ‘Mummy’ exhibition



Unearthing part of Egypt’s history and offering an insight in to one of the most fascinating rituals known, the British Museum is opening a ground-breaking interactive exhibition, ‘Ancient Lives, New Discoveries’.  Running from 22 May to 30 November, 2014, the exhibition showcases recent research on one of the most-popular areas of the museum’s collection – ancient Egyptian and Sudanese ‘mummies’.

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BSL Tours at London Transport Museum



London Transport Museum is running several events to provide wider access to the Museum and its collection for visitors with special needs. Three events will be held throughout the year with tours of the Museum’s Depot at Acton in West London, the Museum’s new major exhibition Goodbye Piccadilly – from Home Front to Western Front, and a virtual tour of Aldwych, a disused underground station.

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