Architecture, Sami Angawi, #Arabia - omg I would sell my soul to live alone by myself in that house ♕ re-pinned by http://www.waterfront-properties.com/
This is why I say history is so important to know. To appreciate what we have, we have to know where we've been.
Arrival of Avro Vulcan XH558 at Bruntingthorpe airfield - from classicaircraft.co.uk - a fab website!
'Hopgood's Courageous Run' by Simon Atack - RAF Lancaster ED925 AJ-M (Mother) under the command of Flt. Lt. John Vere Hopgood 617Sqn as he made his ill-fated attack on the Mohne Dam in the early hours of 17th May 1943 "On my right was John Hopgood in M-Mother, that grand Englishman whom we call "Hoppy"; one of the greatest guys in the world...he had no nerves, he loved flying....I should say, "Hoppy" was probably the best pilot on the Squadron." - Wing Commander Guy Gibson 617Sqn
The crew board their Avro Lancaster, ED932/G, for the Dams raid. Left to right: Flight Lieutenant R D Trevor-Roper DEM; Sergeant J Pulford; Flight Sergeant G A Deering RCAF; Pilot Officer F M Spafford DFM RAAF; Flight Lieutenant R E G Hutchison DFC; Wing Commander Guy Gibson; Pilot Officer H T Taerum RCAF.