Winston Churchill’s agony behind his iconic ‘never surrender’ speech

It was the speech which cemented Winston Churchill’s position as Prime Minister after the miraculous evacuation of British forces from the beaches of Dunkirk. The rousing words of defiance about how Britain would ‘never surrender’ after Britain’s humiliating retreat from marauding Nazi troops are the best-known utterances of the wartime PM. But a new documentary … Read more

Piers tells Tucker how he bought Churchill’s cigar because leader ‘never surrendered’ 

Piers Morgan has told Tucker Carlson he bought a cigar half-smoked by Winston Churchill because the wartime leader ‘never surrendered to anybody ever’ as he denounced the ‘woke’ cancel culture that cost him his job. The 56-year-old journalist paid £2,600 for the cigar, left behind by Churchill on his voyage aboard HMS Duke of York … Read more

Documentary reveals how Winston Churchill’s need to prove himself to his father drove his ambition

He was the wartime Prime Minister regarded by many to be the greatest Briton who ever lived. Sir Winston Churchill’s leadership during the fight against Nazi Germany was symbolised by the indomitable spirit he championed in his numerous speeches to the British public. Now, a new documentary sheds light on how the ambition and drive … Read more

New book reveals wartime PM Sir Winston Churchill’s various illnesses and injuries

He was the wartime Prime Minister regarded by many to be the greatest Briton who ever lived. Sir Winston Churchill’s leadership during the fight against Nazi Germany was symbolised by the indomitable spirit he championed in his numerous speeches to the British public. But far from the symbol of strength which he represents, a new … Read more

Winston Churchill’s velvet slippers expected to sell for £15,000 at auction

Are you big enough to fill Churchill’s shoes? Velvet slippers that belonged to wartime leader and are adorned with his initials are expected to sell for £15,000 at auction Winston Churchill’s blue velvet shoes from the 1950s are set to fetch £15,000 A brandy glass with the wartime prime minister’s initials could sell for £10,000 … Read more

Winston Churchill’s WWII painting gets put up for auction by owner Angelina Jolie

Winston Churchill’s WWII painting gets put up for auction by owner Angelina Jolie… and it’s expected to fetch up to £2.5m Painting by Sir Winston Churchill put up for sale by current owner Angelina Jolie  He painted it during the Second World War and gave it to Franklin D Roosevelt  Artwork Tower of the Koutoubia … Read more

Critics slam ‘idiotic’ plan to debate Churchill’s views on empire and race at Cambridge 

Churchill race row… at Churchill College: Critics slam ‘idiotic’ plan to debate wartime leader’s views on empire and race at Cambridge Churchill College Cambridge conducting ‘reassessment’ of Winston Churchill  Academic debate will feature speakers including critics of the British Empire Leader’s monument was defaced with the words ‘was a racist’ last June By Andrew Levy … Read more

Sir Winston Churchill’s paintings are increasing in value since The Crown’s portrayal of the leader

Paintings by Sir Winston Churchill have sharply risen in value following The Crown, which offered an insight into the war-time Prime Minister’s life.   The popular Netflix drama gave a generous portrayal of Churchill, played by John Lithgow, 69, as a major guiding light for the young Queen Elizabeth, reminding her of her duties before leaving … Read more

Great gardens at Britain’s historic homes from Churchill’s abode to Versailles-inspired Wrest Park

Wake up and smell the roses. There’s a beautiful world of gardens at Britain’s ravishing historic homes waiting to be explored, from wisteria-covered walls to wonderful water features and bewitching woods where you’ll lose all sense of time. Here’s our pick of the best. ‘A day away from Chartwell is a day wasted,’ Sir Winston … Read more

National Trust members slam board for ‘defaming’ Winston Churchill’s memory

National Trust members slam board for ‘defaming’ Winston Churchill’s memory with its ‘woke agenda’ report that detailed properties’ slavery and colonial links in stormy AGM New 115-page report found over 90 National Trust properties had links to slavery  Members criticised the charity’s directors for pursuing ‘a witch hunt’  One woman said she was cancelling membership, … Read more