Stored for 76 years in a government building in Lancashire, the files include metadata covering 41 million people
The previously secret guide might make you wonder whether your annoying colleagues are actually spies
What if the Allies had lost? With two new series looming, ‘counterfactualism’ is a rich seam for TV drama. But is it about the zeitgeist or the uniforms?
A new book and exhibition focus on women’s lives in the Second World War through the photography of Lee Miller
Cathy Packe explores the urban canvases, both old and new, of charming Charleroi, Belgium’s very own ‘mini-Berlin’
Resilient in the face of what the past has put its way, Tournai remains a visual feast. By Philip Sweeney
The city’s easy-going pace and experimental cuisine make it a delectable choice, Mary Pembleton discovers
Make like a local and enjoy Liège’s diversity – from inspiring architecture to great nightlife. By Cathy Packe
Seven extremely rare photographs of Churchill have been restored and rescued from a barn in Cirencester
Wear, What, Why, When?
Freedom Party event welcomed Marine le Pen and 'extremists'
The Newsnight presenter's interview technique could have been even tougher, he says, had be have served in the Armed Forces
Deep inside a complex of secret tunnels in the Highlands stirs a sound which will reverberate through the ages. The world record for the longest echo ever discovered has been shattered by a hidden network of oil storage tanks in Rossshire.
Pensioner suffered third degree burns after mistaking white phosphorus for the stone
He always said he had no regrets about inventing the AK-47. But in the days before his death he may have had a change of heart
Potato chips. In the 1800s in New York, a customer at a restaurant sent back French fries because they were too thick. The cook made thinner ones that the customer still thought were too thick. Exasperated, the chef made ones that were exceedingly thin to piss off the customer... who loved them.