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  • The Cabinet War Rooms

    (History)

    From 1939 to 1945, a group of basement offices in Whitehall served as the nerve centre of Britain’s war effort. Known as the Cabinet War Rooms, the complex was occupied by leading government ministers, military strategists and Prime Minister Winston...

  • Churchill War Rooms

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    Visit Churchill War Rooms to discover the original Cabinet War Rooms, the wartime bunker that sheltered Churchill and his government during the Blitz. Explore the historic rooms to experience the secret history that lives on underground. Discover the...

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  • Churchill and the Cabinet War Rooms DVD (All Region)

    (Churchill Books, View All Churchill Gifts)

    This drama-documentary evokes what it was like to work closely with Churchill in the Cabinet War Rooms during the dark days of the Blitz and the later bombing raids on London. The programme combines superb archive film from the Imperial War Museum’s...

  • Churchill War Rooms Guidebook

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    The Cabinet War Rooms provided the secret underground headquarters for the core of the British government throughout the Second World War. This fascinating book contains all the facts about the Cabinet War Rooms and the Churchill Museum, now known as...

  • Blitz Replica Pack

    (Educational, View All Childrens Products)

    Travel back in time and discover what life was like during the Blitz with this replica pack. Full of every day memorabilia such as letters and leaflets, the Blitz replica pack is an excellent way to make history come alive for children and adults,...

  • From Churchills War Rooms

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    Published for the first time, this illuminating and poignant correspondence offers a rare insight into the workings of the Cabinet War Rooms towards the end of the Second World War, and documents the rich wartime experiences of a woman with exclusive...

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  • UKNIWM

    UKNIWM Home About UKNIWM News and articles about war memorials in the UK Feeds: Posts Comments Memorial rediscovered after 80 years 22 March, 2011 by ukniwm2 Blog by volunteer fieldworker Gordon Amand A memorial from the Great War has been found while...

  • The Blitz Map « 1940 Britain's Finest Hour

    The Blitz Map « 1940 Britain's Finest Hour The Blitz began on 7 September 1940 when London was attacked by 350 bombers, escorted by 600 fighters. The air raid started at 5.00pm and lasted for almost 12 hours; 430 Londoners were killed and 1,600...

  • Blitz « 1940 Britain's Finest Hour

    Blitz « 1940 Britain's Finest Hour After failing to defeat the RAF in the Battle of Britain, the Luftwaffe turned to night bombing raids against London and other British cities. The ‘Blitz’, as it became known, aimed to disrupt production and break...

  • Family History Day at the Imperial War Museum « UKNIWM

    Family History Day at the Imperial War Museum « UKNIWM Home About UKNIWM News and articles about war memorials in the UK Feeds: Posts Comments « The Mitford Men Mountbatten’s statue prompted an exchange of fire between naval officers » Family History Day...