Posts Tagged ‘ D-day ’

Atlantic France and beyond

Jan 13th, 2017 | By

Recent atrocities in Nice and Paris have made many anxious about travelling to France in the near future but don’t be deterred from visiting, writes Paul Wojnicki

D-Day remembered

Jun 6th, 2014 | By

Today is the 70th anniversary of D-Day and you don’t need me to tell you that the memories are being recalled in any number of countries.

D-Day week in Southsea

Jun 3rd, 2014 | By

Readers can hardly be unaware that many places this week will be remembering the 70th anniversary of D-Day. On 6th June 1944, the allies stormed Normandy from bases in the UK. Key was Portsmouth and the surrounding area from which troops left in their tens of thousands.