By the end of WW2, the population of Holland had endured five years of great hardship. Many people were very hungry and over 20,000 died from starvation. A special arrangement was made between the German High Command and the RAF, allowing food to be dropped to the starving population below. This mission was named Operation […]
And there it has remain for a century, largely unnoticed and is now presumed to be the oldest tennis ball in the world!
They were joined by some local VIPs who were keen to explain why, in their view, Lincoln is such a fantastic city. Being keen journalists, the Millfield team interviewed every single one!
Throughout 2011, the Safire Festival visits towns, villages, and cities throughout Lincolnshire to celebrate the Cultural Olympiad, as well as local heritage.