Warfare in News
Posted on Friday 5th October
Beaulieu, the National Motor Museum have an exclusive exhibition of 50 original James Bond vehicles, Bond in Motion, including some of the most iconic vehicles from the James Bond films.
As part of the celebrations, Beaulieu will present a special Bond themed gift to the first 50 individuals, couples or families who purchase an admission ticket and enter the exhibition today.
The vehicles on display in the exhibition, which has proved very popular with both film fans and car enthusiasts, include the Aston Martin DB5 from GoldenEye, the Lotus S1 'submarine' car from The Spy Who Loved Me and Xao's Jaguar XKR from Die Another Day.
For more information visit the Beaulieu website.
Ian Fleming and SOE's Operation POSTMASTER(Hardback - 255 pages)
by Brian Lett
This is a true story of a force of ‘licensed to kill’ secret agents, commanded by a real war time secret service chief code names M, with whom Ian Fleming worked, and upon whom his James Bond stories were based.
Brigadier Colin Gubbins was M, the Special Operations Executive was his Secret Service, Professor Dudley Newitt was Q and Captain Gus March-Phillips commanded ‘Maid of Honor Force’, the team of ‘James Bonds’… Read more...
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