New digital map reveals stunning hidden archaeology of Stonehenge

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A host of previously unknown archaeological monuments have been discovered around Stonehenge as part of an unprecedented digital mapping project that will transform our knowledge of this iconic landscape – including remarkable new findings on the world’s largest ‘super henge’, Durrington Walls.

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Hairy Biker director changes gear for Volvo Ocean Race flagship TV show

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– Director’s appointment signals radical shift in look and feel of 39-part weekly show

– Daily life in the extreme global ocean race portrayed to viewers as never before

ALICANTE, Spain, Sept 4 – A film-maker with a background of making hit documentaries and dramas, but zero experience in sports programmes, is the surprise choice of the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 to direct their flagship half-hour weekly show.

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Windsor Festival to offer free lunchtime recital in Windsor Castle

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Recital to be held on 25th September 2014 in St George’s Chapel

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Celebrating music, literature and the arts, the 45th annual Windsor Festival will be located within and around the grounds of Windsor Castle from 15th September – 28th September 2014, by kind permission of Her Majesty The Queen. This year, Windsor Festival has partnered with St George’s Chapel and is offering attendees the unique opportunity to attend a free lunchtime recital at 13:10 on 25th September 2014, in the prestigious Chapel.

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Conversion of First World War B-type ‘Battle Bus’ ahead of commemorative tour to Western Front

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London Transport Museum – 9 September 2014

Live ‘re-enactment’ of B-type Bus into wartime ‘Battle Bus’ appearance
10 day tour of former battlefields across Northern France and Belgium – including Ypres, Arras and Passchendaele

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New Book – Tells the Extraordinary Second World

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Out In Front
A Polish Fighter Pilot’s Dramatic Air War
byWitold ‘Lanny’ Lanowski
Decorated Polish fighter pilot Witold ‘Lanny’ Lanowski shares his
remarkable Second World War memoir beginning with his dramatic escape
from Nazi aggression in Poland, fighting with the reformed Polish Air Force
in France, and eventually arriving in England to combat the Luftwaffe.

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You could win a limited edition print of HMS Artemis!

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This wonderful print is from the original oil painting commissioned for the cover of Artemis, the second title in the Kydd series. Those who have sailed the Great Southern Ocean have confirmed what an astonishingly accurate representation this is of those seas and it is also a particularly fine depiction of an eighteenth-century frigate at sea. The movement of the ship that Geoff portrays is exceptionally dynamic. He certainly captured the flying qualities of the crack frigate HMS Artemis – and is probably my favourite of all the covers he painted.

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