7 reasons to keep calm and carry on

1.  Decorum. Because a hubbub or a brouhaha would be unseemly. 2.  Because You’re British. It’s what’s expected of you.  It’s what comes naturally.  Your reaction to an unforeseen and potentially frightening event should be one of unflappable fortitude and apparent indifference.  No flapping.  Got that? 3.  Consequences. If you should flap then…

McLaine, I. Ministry of Morale: Home Front Morale and the Ministry of Information in World War Two London: George Allen & Unwin, 1979

A key work for this project which fully considers the administrative history of the Ministry of Information, the lead government department for propaganda. He argues that for two years, the measures taken by government propagandists were: Unnecessary and inept Based on misunderstanding and distrust of the British public Products of…

S.F.Ryan: ‘British Perceptions of the Meaning of the War: The Government, the Public and the Fate of France: 1939-42’

S.F.Ryan: 'British Perceptions of the Meaning of the War: The Government, the Public and the Fate of France: 1939-42'Ryan, S.F., 'British perceptions of the meaning of the war: the government, the public and the fate of France: 1939-42' M.Phil completed 1993. Salford University No abstract available.

M.A. Kertesz: ‘The Enemy – British Images of the German People during the Second World War’

Kertesz, M.A. 'The Enemy - British Images of the German people during the Second World War' D.Phil completed, 1992, Sussex University Abstract: The thesis examines the creation and development of enemy imagery in writing about the German people during the Second World War, tracing the gradual redefinition of the enemy…

I.R.C. Howling, ‘”Our Soviet Friends”: The Presentation of the Soviet Union in the British Media 1941-45’

Howling, I.R.C. ''Our Soviet Friends': the presentation of the Soviet Union in the British Media 1941-45' M.A. completed, 1988. Leeds University Abstract: Presenting the Soviet Union to the British public - whether as an adversary during the period of the Nazi-Soviet Pact or as an ally in the Anglo-Soviet Alliance…

Supporting British Farmers

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