Arguably the most famous assassination in the history books happened on November 22nd, back in 1963 when John F. Kennedy was murdered! President Kennedy, his wife...
History is full of horrendous events where people have been convinced to do the strangest of things.  What took place on November 18th, back in 1978 is one of the weirdest...
Contraband Spain, also known by it's Spanish title of Contrabando, is a 1955 crime film written and directed by Lawrence Huntington and starring Richard...
It was at the 11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th month back in 1918, when the Great War ended. The armistice was signed in Ferdinand Foch's railway carriage in the remote...
At one stage Haffenden Mouldings was the largest employer in Sandwich, and made a range of different rubber products from diving equipment and shower mats to hot water...
Remember, remember the 5th Nov, back in 1605 when one of the most devastating acts of terrorism in Britain's history was foiled! The Gunpowder Plot grew out of decades of...
We all love an ice cream and a stroll along the pier don't we?  Personally I love this unique piece of Deal's architecture, but not all people do.  I was once delivering a...
It was on Nov 1st, back in 1952 when the first test of a full-scale thermonuclear device was carried out. The test was codenamed Ivy Mike. It was detonated by the United...
The age of the Tudors officially began on 30th Oct, back in 1485 when Henry VII was crowned King of England in Westminster Abbey, becoming the first Tudor monarch and...
We love to delve into Deal's past, and our 'Mercury Moot' sessions are a great way of doing that.  We have over a centuries worth of old papers, so once a week on a...