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The Bombing of London by airships, bomber aircraft and seaplanes 1914 - 1918


The Bombing of London  By Ian Castle   (Reproduced here under Creative Commons license from the 1914-18 Encyclopedia of the First World War   Germany’s aerial bombing campaign against Great Britain in the First World War, with London as its primary target, was the first sustained strategic bombing campaign in history. These raids, using airshi…

Postponed : 'The Forgotten Blitz and the Defeat of the Zeppelins' with Ian Castle


Following our Branch AGM, Ian will present 'The Forgotten Blitz and the Defeat of the Zeppelins'. focusing on the airships, the raids and effects on morale, etc

"The Forgotten Blitz  And The Defeat of the Zeppelin’s' with Ian Castle


We will be holding our AGM prior to our meeting. 

AGM will start at 19:00. 

Afterwards we welcome author and historian Ian Castle who will be be speaking to us about the First World War blitz caused by Zeppelin raids and how they were stopped. 

The First Blitz, one of several books by Ian Castle on Zeppelins of the First World War

We ask for a £5 donation to cover our costs.

Image: A Zeppelin raid on a British city at night time…

‘A Fine Feat of Arms. The Zeppelin Base Raids Autumn 1914’ with Ian Castle


We welcome author and historian Ian Castle back to the branch.

Ian returns to speak about the Zeppelin Base Raids with the title  ‘A Fine Feat of Arms Autumn 1914’.

This  eye opening story and view from the air about the First World War. 


All are welcome at our branch, we ask for a £5 to cover our costs.