Zeppelin raids, Gothas and 'Giants'

Britain's First Blitz - 1914 -1918

Ian Castle looks at the World War One air raids on Britain - the First Blitz

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...and a Podcast

If you would like to hear my talk on London's First Zeppelin Raid it is now available here as a Podcast through the National Archives website

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Talks booked for 2018

Fri. 16th February - Time TBC - Royal Hospital, Chelsea

The First Blitz - Bombers Over London in WW1

 

Thu. 29th March - Time TBC - Western Front Assoc. Thames Valley Brainch (Reading)

"The Sky Was Lurid With Flame" - Operation Turkenkreuz: Germany's WW1 Bomber Raids on London

 

Thu. 19th April - 7.45pm - Western Front Assoc. Surrey Branch (Cobham)

"The Sky Was Lurid With Flame" - Operation Turkenkreuz: Germany's WW1 Bomber Raids on London

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Talks booked for 2017

Thu. 23rd March - 1.00pm - DfT History Society - London

'The Sky Was Lurid With Flame' - Operation Turkenkreuz: Germany's WW1 Bomber Raids on London

 

Sat. 22nd April - 12.00noon - Cross & Cockade International AGM - RAF Museum, Hendon

Turkenkreuz: The First World War German bomber offensive against London - a centenary talk

 

Wed. 17th May - 7.30pm - Islington Archaeology & History Society, Islington Town Hall

"The Sky Was Lurid With Flame" - Germany's First World War Bomber Offensive against London

 

Fri. 9th June - 2.00pm - The Higgins Art Gallery & Museum, Bedford

"Monsters of the Dark Hours" - The Zeppelin War Over Britain

 

Tue. 13th June - 2.00pm - National Archives, Kew, London

Gothas Over England - a centenary talk

 

Fri. 7th July - 2.30pm - Bexley Local Studies & Archives, Bexleyheath Library

"The Sky Was Lurid With Flame" - Germany's First World War Bomber Offensive against London

 

Sat, 7th Oct. - 4.00pm - Friends of Burgess Park, The Old Library

The Silent Raid - Camberwell and the Last Great Zeppelin Raid of WW1

Tickets here

 

Thu. 12th Oct. - 8.00pm - Western Front Assoc, Northampton Branch

"Monsters of the Dark Hours" - The Northamptonshire Zeppelin Raids of WW1

 

Thu. 19th Oct. - 2.00pm - National Archives, Kew, London

Zeppelin! The 'Silent Raid' of October 1917

Tickets are £5. Click here

 

Thu. 19th Oct. - 7.30pm - Airship Association Conference, Bedford

The Silent Raid - 19/20 Oct. 1917 - The Last Great Zeppelin Raid

 

 

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