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FEATURED: #OnThisDay In 1930, Amy Johnson set off on a journey to secure her place in history as the first woman to fly solo from England to Australia #AceHistoryDesk report

#AceHistoryDesk says #OnThisDay Amy Johnson, CBE, was a pioneering British female pilot born in Yorkshire in 1903. On 5 May 1930, she set off from Croydon Airport in Greater London in her second-hand aeroplane, a de Havilland Gipsy Moth named Jason I, bound for Australia.Amy Johnson’s single-seater de Haviland Moth biplane, ‘Jason’, 1930. Credit: Daily […]

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(BIRMINGHAM, U.K) Historical Restoration Report: An old police box − West Midlands Police’s own ‘Tardis’ − which was a base for officers more than 50 years ago is to be restored by one of our museum volunteers #AceNewsDesk report

#AceNewsReport – June.03: The former Coventry Police box has been donated to the force with a view to being displayed in the Steelhouse Lane Lock-Up following its refurbishment: WMP “Tardis” restored for exciting museum project: It would have been in 24 hour use and act as a base for a beat officer to book on […]