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Hornby’s 200th anniversary with the Airfix Battle of Waterloo Gift Set

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Hornby marks the 200th anniversary of one of the most decisive battles in history with an Airfix Battle of Waterloo Gift Set. Napoleon’s defeat in 1815 ended over two decades of conflict in Europe, and began almost 100 years of peace. Two centuries on and the Battle of Waterloo still captivates. Hornby’s Airfix 1:72 intricately […]

Waterloo 200 £1.1m Funding by UK Government Announced at 11 Downing Street Reception

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Teachers and Descendants from across the UK attended an event at Number 11 Downing Street, invited by the Chancellor on Thursday 19th March to mark the launch of the 200th Anniversary Commemorations of the Battle of Waterloo. During the event, a variety of guest speakers highlighted the significance of the Waterloo campaign as a defining […]