+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: BBC Announces VE Day

Click here to increase the font size Click here to reduce the font size
  1. #1
    Member Littlejohn's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Last On
    Today @ 12:14 AM
    Wisconsin, USA
    Local Date
    Local Time
    12:17 PM

    BBC Announces VE Day

    This is a sound clip of a BBC announcement on May 7, 1945, regarding the end of the war in Europe.


    Just one question. What is "Britishicon Double Summertime"
    Last edited by Littlejohn; 05-09-2018 at 09:04 PM.

  2. Thank You to Littlejohn For This Useful Post:

  3. # ADS
    Friends and Sponsors
    Join Date
    October 2006
    All Threads
    No Drill-Tap scope mounts for Mosin Nagant, Mauser K98K, Yugo M48, Swedish M96 and M38, Swiss K31, K11, 1911 and more! Bringing mil-surplus rifles to modern standard without damaging historical values! LIMITED TIME OFFER FROM THE AMERICAN GUNSMITHING INSTITUTE: Get Immediate Online Access To AGI's NEW Armorer's Course for Glock Pistols, Covering Every Generation of Glocks, Including the Latest Model 42/43 and Double Stack Pistols for ONLY $7.00! Brian Dick ... BDL Ltd. - Specializing in British and Commonwealth weapons Chuck in Denver ... Buy-Sell-Trade .. Guns, Cars Motorcycles Service Publications - Collectors books that earn their place in your library! Your source for the finest in High Power Competition Gear. Canadian Import and Export Services (Click banner ad for more information) Here at T-bones Shipwrighting we specialise in vintage service rifle: re-barrelling, bedding, repairs, modifications and accurizing. We also provide importation services for firearms, parts and weapons, for both private or commercial businesses.

  4. #2
    Contributing Member Kiwi's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Last On
    Today @ 06:37 AM
    Queenstown, New Zealand
    Local Date
    Local Time
    05:17 AM
    Real Name
    Quote Originally Posted by Littlejohn View Post
    Just one question. What is "Britishicon Double Summertime"
    The Summertime Act of 1916 established two clock changes per year. During the second world war, double British summer time was invented as an energy-saving device, effectively putting the country on the same footing as mainland Europe - GMT+1 in the winter, and GMT+2 in the summer.

    Last edited by Kiwi; 05-09-2018 at 09:47 PM.

  5. The Following 4 Members Say Thank You to Kiwi For This Useful Post:

  6. Avoid Ads - Become a Contributing Member - Click HERE
+ Reply to Thread

Similar Threads

  1. CMP announces new Krag barrels
    By Kirk in forum Krag Rifles
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 12-11-2009, 01:27 PM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts