It was interesting to read the story of Lord Nuffield (Bill Morris) in your August issue. Many years ago (1956-9), I was a Steward on the RMS Arcadia of P&O lines, on the run down to Australia. At that time the ship was considered the Commodore’s ship of the fleet, and carried a lot of […]
Christmas Eve is definitely not the most popular day for sailing. In wartime you didn’t have the luxury of picking and choosing your date, and so it was a rather disgruntled crew who put to sea on a day when most people were starting their celebrations. Massive posters everywhere shouted ‘CarelessTalk Costs Lives’, so another […]
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