Remains of Pearl Harbour Dead to Be Exhumed

By Elizabeth Bowley.   The Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour on the 7th December 1941, saw the deaths of over 2,400 serviceman and civilians on US soil. It was a pivotal turning point of World War Two, as it led to USA’s entrance into the war. Now the US are
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Churchill: A Life on Film

By British Pathé Staff.   24 January 2015 marks 50 years since the death of a man who dominated 20th century politics like no other – British Prime Minister and international statesman Sir Winston Churchill. Throughout his life, British Pathé’s cameras provided the world with a unique, visual insight into his
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Why We Wear Poppies

By James Hoyle.   The First World War was an earth-shattering global catastrophe that marked the end of the optimism of the Victorian and Edwardian eras. It was this “Great War” which first introduced the use of the red poppy (the papaver rhoeas) for the purpose of remembrance. No Man’s
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The Pathé Animation Archive

By James Hoyle.   As well as producing regular news stories, British Pathé often included additional forms of entertainment mixed in to add a bit of variety. These pieces could be more comedic or quirky in tone, such as the Pathé Pictorial series, or entirely fictional pieces such as Dave and
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