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World War I Museum Saved from Permanent Closure by Swedish Heavy Metal Band Sabaton


The campaign to fund the Heugh Battery Museum in Hartlepool has successfully saved the museum from permanent closure, with a large donation from an unlikely source. Opened in 1999 with the help of local volunteers who wanted to preserve and restore the UK’s only First World War Battlefield artillery, initial funding for the museum came from Nati…

Ep. 129 – Sabaton’s Great War Album – Pär Sundström


Pär Sundström, bass player in the Swedish heavy metal band Sabaton, talks about their new album, The Great War, inspired by the First World War, and the fundraising the band has done for the Heugh Battery Museum in Hartlepool. Your browser does not support the audio element.…

Ep. 141 – The Heugh Battery in the Great War – Diane Stephens


Diane Stephens, Manager of the Heugh Battery Museum about the battery and its role in the First World War.