ww2 podcasts

Best of 2018 - The Armenian Genocide Part 1

The Armenian Genocide (Hayots tseghaspanutyun), also known as the Armenian Holocaust, was the...

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The Role of Minesweepers in WW2

This podcast was recorded in partnership with Quarterdeck Talks. Nick Stanley talks about...

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Hearts Breaking

General content note for the series: death, dementia, old age, mental health issues Additional...

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The day after the Liberation of Paris, with music, joy, freedom and vox pops of Parisians

This podcast is authorized to play copyrighted music by the SACEM (French Society of Authors,...

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E110 – The Best of Reunions Part 1

September 2020  Each year, to mark the arrival of the Codebreakers to their war station in 1939,...

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Commemoration of the Liberation of Paris, with music and vox pops recorded in 1944!

This podcast is authorized to play copyrighted music by the SACEM (French Society of Authors,...

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E111 – The Best of Reunions Part 2

September 2020  As we explained in the last show, due to COVID-19 restrictions and with huge...

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E112 – The Best of Reunions Part 3

September 2020  This is the last of three special episodes to mark what would have been our...

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E113 - A Historian for the Future

October 2020  For over 8 years the podcast has been privileged to receive help and support from...

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E114 - Top Secret Misinformation Part 1

November 2020  For the first time since January 2020 the podcast team were able to be physically...

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E115 - Oral History 2020

December 2020  At the end of each year we like to focus on the important work that our Oral...

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E116 - Oral History Special No. 1

January 2021  As we release this episode Bletchley Park Museum is currently closed as the UK is...

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E117 - Oral History Special No. 2

February 2021  As we did last year we have decided to release extra content again during the...

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E118 - Oral History Special No. 3

February 2021  As we did last year we have decided to release extra content again during the...

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E119 - Forging a Special Relationship

March 2021  In March 1946, as an ‘Iron Curtain’ was descending across Europe, in...

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E120 - Oral History Special No. 4

March 2021  In our last Oral History Special we brought you the first part of a 2017 interview...

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E121 - Oral History Special No. 5

April 2021  Our Veterans who served in one of the three women’s auxiliary services during...

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E122 - Never Alone

April 2021  Bletchley Park’s latest temporary exhibition is called ‘Never...

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E123 - Oral History Special No. 6

April 2021  Patricia Johnston’s idyllic childhood in Rangoon came to an abrupt end on the...

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In Moscow's Shadows 32: Victory Day and Memory Politics, and the Kremlin in WW2

Today (9 May) is Victory Day, and the sad truth is that this also inevitably means claims and...

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