A-Hoy matey – is that secondary glazing we see?

The Historic Dockyard at Chatham in Kent, was one of the Royal Navy’s core facilities for four hundred years until it closed in 1984. Ownership was then transferred to the Chatham Historic Dockyard Trust, opening it up as a visitor attraction, as well as including places where people can live and learn.

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Protecting your historic property against major fire

Following the devastating fire at Notre Dame, the risk of major fire will now no doubt be top priority for many heritage organisations trustees and some private individuals. Research by specialist insurer Ecclesiastical1 proves the risk of fire is the number-one concern for organisations operating out of historic properties.

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The Douglas C-47 Skytrain/Dakota

By Chris Thornley CHJ Business Development Manager (Photo Credit: Lisa Harding) As we approach the 75th anniversaries of D-Day and Operation Market Garden, we feature the aircraft that played a major role in both of these airborne operations, the Douglas C-47 SkytrainorDakota.

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The British Normandy Memorial

On 6th June 2019 – the 75th anniversary of D-Day – HRH The Prince of Wales and Prime Minister Theresa May led the tributes on behalf of the United Kingdom to those who made the ultimate sacrifice on the D-Day landing beaches and in the fierce fighting that followed.

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