Storyvault News

GENERAL ELECTION FEVER IN THE AIR

posted at: 2015-02-27 07:19:30 by The StoryVault Team

So, it's that time of the year again - general elections, like everything else, seem to come around more frequently.   My first was in 1974, when I was a young reporter covering Harold Wi

read more ...

GIVE YOURSELF A TREAT AND FIND OUT HOW STAN HOPE SPENT HIS CHRISTMAS IN 1942

posted at: 2015-01-08 07:49:33 by The StoryVault Team

If xmas and new year is feeling a bit dull this year, give yourselves a treat and find out how Stan Hope spent his festive season in 1942.   Put his name into the search engine and hear

read more ...

FIND OUT HOW STAN HOPE CELEBRATED CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR DURING THE WAR

posted at: 2015-01-08 07:47:52 by Stuart Prebble

If xmas and new year is feeling a bit dull this year, give yourselves a treat and find out how Stan Hope spent his festive season in 1942.   Put his name into the search engine and hear

read more ...

FIND OUT HOW STAN HOPE SPENT CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR IN 1942

posted at: 2014-12-31 08:16:35 by Stuart Prebble

If xmas and new year is feeling a bit dull this year, give yourselves a treat and find out how Stan Hope spent his festive season in 1942.   Put his name into the search engine and hear h

read more ...

THE HEROISM OF SIR NICHOLAS WINTON CELEBRATED BY CZECHS, AND REMEMBERED ON STORYVAULT

posted at: 2014-10-28 17:18:59 by The StoryVault Team

It's wonderful to see Sir Nicholas Winton, now aged 105, celebrated in Czechoslovakia by receiving that country's highest honour.   In 1938 and 1939, Sir Nicholas saved 669 children, most

read more ...

ENJOY A BROWSE THROUGH THE FIFTIES AND SIXTIES

posted at: 2014-10-22 07:15:35 by The StoryVault Team

The 50s and 60s never really went out of fashion, and it's great to spend an hour browsing the Storyvault archive for first-hand memories from people who were there.  Give yourself a treat and

read more ...

"SHOOT TO KILL" IN PALESTINE - THERE IS NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN.......

posted at: 2014-07-21 15:33:56 by The StoryVault Team

,,,,,,,,,,a major part of the point of StoryVault is to help us to understand how situations we face today came about in the first place.  The modern Israeli occupation of Palestine goes back

read more ...

MEMORIES OF THE ROLLING STONES ADVISER PRINCE ZU LOEWENSTEIN

posted at: 2014-05-22 14:31:44 by The StoryVault Team

Prince Rupert zu Loewenstein, whose death at aged 80 has just been announced, was an unlikely legal adviser to the Rolling Stones.  He was proper aristocracy, and was never tempted by the rock

read more ...

PLEASE DOWNLOAD AND TRY OUT OUR NEW APP

posted at: 2014-05-11 16:55:13 by The StoryVault Team

The StoryVault team has been working hard on the new StoryVault App, and it's ready and available for free download. It allows you to browse our archive, giving you instant access to first-hand a

read more ...

CENTENARY OF THE RAF

posted at: 2014-01-30 05:33:34 by The StoryVault Team

2018 may seem a long way off, but STORYVAULT is aiming to collect as many personal stories as we can, as our contribution to celebrations of the centenary of the Royal Air Force.  We already h

read more ...