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Is there a better use of old #newspapers? Paper boats or hats perhaps? Happy #NationalFishAndChipDay!
#OnThisDay in 1952: World's first ever jet airliner - the De Havilland Comet 1 - flies its maiden voyage from London to Johannesburg. #aviation #flying #technology #innovation #aviationpics #aviationlovers
#OnThisDay in 1942 blackouts began on the US East Coast. #history #war #WW2 ##wwii #worldwar #ushistory
Did you know the first #BritishNewspaper was #TheCourant? What about knowing what #TheGuardian was called prior to 1959? For more #facts & info on #NewspaperHistory, click the link in our bio! #history #britishhistory
Happy Birthday to #comicbook hero, Batman! The iconic character first appeared in #DCComics #onthisday in 1939. #history #trivia #comicbooktrivia #batman #comicstrip #comics
It's a household name now, but 129 years ago today, #photography company @kodak_shootfilm was only just formed by #GeorgeEastman. The company has helped to bring personal memories to life. #history
It's a household name now, but 129 years ago today, #photography  company @kodak_shootfilm was only just formed by #GeorgeEastman . The company has helped to bring personal memories to life. #history 
#HappyBirthday to one of our favourite #Trekkies; #GeorgeTakei!
#HappyBirthday #TimCurry! We thank you for teaching us how to dance in #TheRockyHorrorPictureShow, & to keep away from drains in #StephenKingsIT
Dr Albert #Einstein, one of the greatest #scientists in #history, died #onthisday in 1955, aged 76. We can thank him for discovering a multitude of things, including the #theoryofrelativity. #science #invention
An unforgettable moment in #BritishHistory, today, in 1912, the "unsinkable" RMS #Titanic hit an icebery in the North Atlantic. In the following 48 hours, 1,517 crew and passengers would tragically lose their lives.
An unforgettable moment in #BritishHistory , today, in 1912, the "unsinkable" RMS #Titanic  hit an icebery in the North Atlantic. In the following 48 hours, 1,517 crew and passengers would tragically lose their lives.
Today in 1961, the trial of #AdolfEichmann, the man accused of helping #Hitler in his plans to extermine the Jewish race in #WW1, began. He was found guilty of a multitude of #warcrimes and sentenced to death by hanging. #History
Today in 1961, the trial of #AdolfEichmann , the man accused of helping #Hitler  in his plans to extermine the Jewish race in #WW1 , began. He was found guilty of a multitude of #warcrimes  and sentenced to death by hanging. #History 
#TheGreatGatsby, the iconic #novel written by #athour F. Scott Fitzgeraled was first published today in 1925. Have you read the classic? #history #literature
Today is officially #WorldHealthDay. A day dedicated to raising awareness of both mental and physical illnesses all over the world. #WHD
Today is officially #WorldHealthDay . A day dedicated to raising awareness of both mental and physical illnesses all over the world. #WHD 
100 years ago today, the #USA declared war on #Germany in #WW1.
Regardless of your age, our #NostalgicGifts are the perfect gift for the young & old. It features modern twists on old favourites from #LadybirdBooks, #HaynesExplains, the #FamousFive, #TheVeryHungryCaterpillar & more! #personalised #gifts
For a limited time only, you'll receive a #FREE #Historic #Titanic #Newspaper Reprint with ANY purhcase of an Original Newspapers. T&Cs apply. #history #nostalgia #vintage
Today, in 1993, the #GrandNational ended in complete shambles as 30 of the riders failed to acknowledge a false start. If you're a fan of #horseracing, check out our dedicated #Newspaper #Book. It's full of facts, information & imagery since 1904. #sports #sportshistory