The Chester and Holyhead Railway and The Britannia Bridge

The Britannia Bridge taken from the Menai Bridge – Photo Bill Rogerson

 

This month we complete the postings of Bill Rogerson’s (3 part) article on The Chester and Holyhead Railway and The Britannia Bridge, charting the history of the railway and bridge that connects Anglesey to the mainland and the . . . → Read More: The Chester and Holyhead Railway and The Britannia Bridge

The Great Storm, 1987

In the week when we had very severe weather in the British Isles, by some bizarre co-incidence it was also the 30th anniversary of another climactic weather event in southern England. Rob Ekins, a PC at BTP Brighton at the time, remembered the part he and his colleagues played that night in . . . → Read More: The Great Storm, 1987