Darwen Lancashire Queen Victoria Tower

Darwen Queen Victoria Tower Lancashire England. Dominating the valley since 1897 when it was constructed to mark her Diamond Jubilee. I was brought up here and it was always said of the tower that if you can’t see it it was raining and if you could see it then it was going to rain – Lancashire weather.

Alans Story Allied Landings in Salerno

I recently watched a moving and informative program made by the famous English footballer Gary Lineker about his grandad who served in the medical corps in WW2. He was in the Allied landings at Salerno, Italy on Sept 9/10 1943. He was a caring and brave man who did his very best to help theContinue reading “Alans Story Allied Landings in Salerno”