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  1. Dan Snow In Conversation With Paul Beaver at NST CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | Hampshire Chronicle

    BBC historian Dan Snow, and aviation and historian broadcaster and writer Paul Beaver will come together at Nuffield Southampton Theatres new venue, NST City, on 1 March 2018, to discuss one of the UK's most iconic symbols, the Spitfire . This special one off event is part the opening season at Southampton 's new theatre , opening in February 2018 with the world premiere production The Shadow Factory, which tells the story of how Southampton continued to build the Spitfire after the Supermarine factory in Woolston was destroyed.

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  2. Homeward Bound in the Honda Civic Type RRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 20 | Motor Trend

    The road jinks and heaves over the rolling hills, a gray ribbon carelessly tossed upon a rumpled green-brown sward. Grazing sheep bow their heads in the bracing wind.

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  3. Old Buckenham Airshow secures 'true giant of the sky'Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 18 | Diss Today

    Organisers of one of the region's most popular air shows have secured one of the most influential aircraft in history. For the first time, the Old Buckenham Airshow, which will take place on July 28 and 29, will feature a Douglas DC3 airliner, described as a "true giant of the sky".

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  4. London Spitfire unveil academy teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Sky Sports

    London Spitfire have announced their academy team for the Overwatch Contenders series, and the name is in keeping with the plane theme: British Hurricane. The Hawker Hurricane preceded the Supermarine Spitfire in war production, and the Overwatch team are playing on history in the academy team being the precursor to the main Overwatch League team.

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  5. A replica Spitfire is coming to the city this weekend - and you can take a lookRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Daily Echo

    The Supermarine Spitfire affectionately known as 'Our Lucy', will land in Guildhall Square as part of 'Southampton Celebrates' - the opening celebrations for Studio 144, Southampton's multi-million pound arts complex. Brought in by Lytham St Annes Spitfire Display Team and funded by the city's business improvement organisation Go!Southampton, the plane is an exact replica of a Spitfire F Mk IX, with many of the original instruments and controls as well as added sound and light features the craft.

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  6. Following in the footsteps of The Shadow FactoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | Hampshire Chronicle

    Supporting the Shadow Factory at the Nuffield Theatre City, a special 90-minute walk will visit many of the locations referenced in the play, highlighting the contribution the residents of Southampton - and particularly Woolston - played at this critical hour. Starting on February 17, local tour guide and Woolston resident Geoff Wheeler will be conducting the tours on Saturdays and Wednesdays throughout the month, commencing from Woolston Millenium Garden.

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  7. A replica Spitfire is coming to the city today - and you can take a lookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | Daily Echo

    The Supermarine Spitfire affectionately known as 'Our Lucy', will land in Guildhall Square as part of 'Southampton Celebrates' - the opening celebrations for Studio 144, Southampton's multi-million pound arts complex. Brought in by Lytham St Annes Spitfire Display Team and funded by the city's business improvement organisation Go!Southampton, the plane is an exact replica of a Spitfire F Mk IX, with many of the original instruments and controls as well as added sound and light features the craft.

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  8. London Spitfire Overwatch Contenders team named HurricaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | Daily Mail

    London Spitfire reveals the British Hurricane as its Overwatch Contenders team: Redeye explains how the team was formed and its aims London Spitfire have announced that its developmental Overwatch Contenders team for the coming esports season will be called the British Hurricane. The Hawker Hurricane flew alongside the Supermarine Spitfire in the Royal Air Force, so the team is clearly keeping the plane theme going.

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  9. Douglas DC3 returns to Old Buckenham for first time since Second World WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 9 | Eastern Daily Press

    A Dakota DC3, which will take its place among a host of other air icons already confirmed at Old Buckenham Air Show. Picture: Rui Vieira/PA Wire A legend of the airways is scheduled to return to Old Buckenham airfield for this summer's air show - more than 70 years after its last dangerous mission to south Norfolk.

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  10. Amazing stories from three of Portsmouth's female pioneersRead the original story

    Friday Feb 9 | Portsmouth Today

    On the 100th anniversary of women winning the right to vote, The News and its parent company Johnston Press have launched a campaign to celebrate those in the modern era who show the same suffragette spirit. Together, readers are being urged to nominate the incredible women who are working to make a difference in their community.

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  11. 'Check Your 6!' Announced, Coming Soon - Screens & TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | WorthPlaying

    Check Your 6! is a turn-based air combat game that brings you in the middle of the World War II battles that carries the spirit of the dogfights. The CY6! game series will closely reflect the realities of WWII and Modern air combat while allowing for a playable game.

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  12. Mighty Eighth Museum celebrates 76th anniversary of its Eighth Air ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 28 | SavannahNow

    Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum volunteer Marvin Ray talks to a group about the intricacies of the museum's restored B-17 bomber, "City of Savannah" at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum's 76th birthday celebration of the Eighth Air Force on Sunday. Air Force recruits take the Oath of Enlistment at the Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force on Sunday.

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  13. Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum celebrates 76th anniversary of its Eighth Air ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 28 | SavannahNow

    Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum volunteer Marvin Ray talks to a group about the intricacies of the museum's restored B-17 bomber, "City of Savannah" at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum's 76th birthday celebration of the Eighth Air Force on Sunday. Air Force recruits take the Oath of Enlistment at the Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force on Sunday.

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  14. Miss Beatrice Shilling Saves the SpitfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | Hack a day

    On a bright spring morning in 1940, the Royal Air Force pilot was in the fight of his life. Strapped into his brand new Supermarine Spitfire, he was locked in mortal combat with a Luftwaffe pilot over the English Channel in the opening days of the Battle of Britain.

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  15. Blickling Hall announces turbo-charged guest at Great British PromRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | Eastern Daily Press

    As the deadline closes in to buy early bird tickets for the Great British Prom this summer, the team at the Blickling Hall event have made another huge announcement about the line up. Organisers have confirmed that a Spitfire will be flying over the crowds on the evening of Saturday, August 11, to celebrate 100 years of the RAF.

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  16. Les Aviateurs BarRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Uncrate

    Housed next to its flagship boutique on Rue du Rhone in Geneva, Les Aviateurs Bar pays homage to IWC Schaffhausen's classic Pilot's watches. The space was designed in collaboration with gastronomy partner Globus, the latter responsible for drinks like the "R.

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  17. Casting Announced for the World Premiere of Howard Brenton's the Shadow FactoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Director of Nuffield Southampton Theatres, Samuel Hodges , today announces casting for the theatres inaugural production at NST City - the world premire of Howard Brenton 's The Shadow Factory. Hodges directs David Birrell , Catherine Cusack , Lorna Fitzgerald , Hilton McRae and Daniel York .

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  18. Vulcan To The Sky Trust Raffle Closes December 31Read the original story

    Nov 29, 2017 | Aero-News Network

    The VTST Prize Raffle is now entering its final month, before it closes on December 31, with a fantastic range of five prizes to suit all tastes and interests. The opportunity to win one of these prizes would make an amazing Christmas present for family or friends and is a great way to support the future of XH558.

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  19. Murphy Ransley-Miles, Tim Fane and Lawrence BysouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    As part of the Parnall Foundation, a newly founded not-for-profit organisation based on the Roseland, the project will provide opportunities to local young people and offer apprenticeships to work on the plane. The project is designed to promote modern engineering, delivering traditional experience in state-of-the-art facilities, all located in a private estate at Trelonk and working closely with the Cornwall College Group.

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  20. The 23 Nuffield Theatre shows we can't wait to see in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | Hampshire Chronicle

    The Nufffield's 2018 season has just been announced - and there's a LOT to get excited about. From David Walliams to the long awaited opening of the new City venue, here's our pick of the besta As if Hetty Feather and Cinderella weren't enough, there's plenty to keep children enthralled next year.

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