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Normandy 2018 Day 7 – Fog, diversions, exhibitions, kilts and memorials

Day 7 – Wednesday 6th June An early and foggy start The unhelpful weather continued as we said “à bientôt” to Mme Barratte for another year as we headed off for the opening of a new exhibition in the village hall at St Martin de Besaces. It was quite misty as we got on the […]

Normandy June 2015 – Day#05 – Thursday 4th June – part 1

I’ve split this day into two posts as we got through a lot! Another day, another battlefield tour! Or rather a continuation of yesterday’s as we’d only really covered half of the area of Operation GOODWOOD. This time, it was direct to the village of Soliers where, just before we got into the village, over […]