Nelson and the Walrus

Tuesday January 2, 2024

A special episode which explores the young 16 year-old midshipman... Read More

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Great Sea Fights 11: Leyte Gulf (1944)

Tuesday October 24, 2023

The battle of Leyte Gulf in October 1944 was the largest naval en... Read More

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Admiral Lord Nelson, Trafalgar and Heroic Death at Sea

On the anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar of 1805 we look at ... Read More

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Great Sea Fights 10: Salamis – The Most Significant Battle in Naval History?

Monday September 26, 2022

On 26 September 480 BC one of the most historically significant n... Read More

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Freak Ships of the Nineteenth Century I: Monitors

Tuesday September 6, 2022

Freak Ships of the Nineteenth Century is the title of a pamphlet ... Read More

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Dressed to Kill: A History of Naval Uniform

Wednesday June 15, 2022

What did people wear in naval battles and why? The adoption, styl... Read More

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Great Sea Fights: The Battle of Solebay, 1672

Saturday May 28, 2022

Our Great Sea Fights series continues on the 350th anniversary of... Read More

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Great Sea Fights 9: The Egadi Islands 241 BC

Thursday March 10, 2022

A Carthaginian ram recovered from the battle site of the Egadi Is... Read More

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Great Sea Fights 8: The Battle of Guadalcanal, 1942

Monday February 7, 2022

The naval battle of Guadalcanal was one of the most intense and d... Read More

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Pearl Harbor

Tuesday December 7, 2021

We explore the extraordinary story of the Japanese attack on Pear... Read More

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