Bentley Priory - Defending Britain from Nazi & Nuclear Threat

The Artist ( Angels Three Zero ) Bentley Priory - Defending Britain from Nazi & Nuclear Threat

December 11, 2020 Bentley Priory Museum Season 1 Episode 4
Bentley Priory - Defending Britain from Nazi & Nuclear Threat
The Artist ( Angels Three Zero ) Bentley Priory - Defending Britain from Nazi & Nuclear Threat
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Bentley Priory - Defending Britain from Nazi & Nuclear Threat
The Artist ( Angels Three Zero ) Bentley Priory - Defending Britain from Nazi & Nuclear Threat
Dec 11, 2020 Season 1 Episode 4
Bentley Priory Museum

Welcome to the Bentley Priory Museum - Defending Britain from Nazi & Nuclear Threat, podcast.

In this episode, The Artist ( Angels Three Zero),  We will be focussing on the painting Angels Three Zero by Douglas Chowns featuring the operations room at RAF Bentley Priory. We will hear from Dougie as he explains the mystery of two unidentified aircraft flying in British airspace during a time of increased international tension, learning about the important role of the secret bunker while also gaining an insight into the painting Angels Three Zero.

Please find a link to the picture here: https://www.facebook.com/BentleyPrioryMuseum/photos/a.744452525586681/3774264472605456/?type=3

Key features of the podcast: 

  • We have a short Cold War history from project volunteer Tim 
  • We have a Audio Description of the painting
  • We listen to oral histories from Douglas Chowns 

This podcast series is unveiling the exciting stories of a top secret Battle of Britain and Cold War Bunker. Bentley Priory Museum is currently running this project to investigate the history of its underground bunker and how it was a vital tool for the RAF. 

For the first time a group of volunteers have been collecting oral histories from RAF, WAAF and ROC personnel who played key roles in the operation of Bentley Priory's Bunker. Join us as we share some of their untold stories.

For information about the Exhibition and Bentley Priory visit: https://bentleypriorymuseum.org.uk

This podcast is hosted and edited by: Alexander Collinson
Produced by project volunteers: Eve Sladdin, Tim Kitching, Alexander Collinson and Dave Considine. 

Show Notes

Welcome to the Bentley Priory Museum - Defending Britain from Nazi & Nuclear Threat, podcast.

In this episode, The Artist ( Angels Three Zero),  We will be focussing on the painting Angels Three Zero by Douglas Chowns featuring the operations room at RAF Bentley Priory. We will hear from Dougie as he explains the mystery of two unidentified aircraft flying in British airspace during a time of increased international tension, learning about the important role of the secret bunker while also gaining an insight into the painting Angels Three Zero.

Please find a link to the picture here: https://www.facebook.com/BentleyPrioryMuseum/photos/a.744452525586681/3774264472605456/?type=3

Key features of the podcast: 

  • We have a short Cold War history from project volunteer Tim 
  • We have a Audio Description of the painting
  • We listen to oral histories from Douglas Chowns 

This podcast series is unveiling the exciting stories of a top secret Battle of Britain and Cold War Bunker. Bentley Priory Museum is currently running this project to investigate the history of its underground bunker and how it was a vital tool for the RAF. 

For the first time a group of volunteers have been collecting oral histories from RAF, WAAF and ROC personnel who played key roles in the operation of Bentley Priory's Bunker. Join us as we share some of their untold stories.

For information about the Exhibition and Bentley Priory visit: https://bentleypriorymuseum.org.uk

This podcast is hosted and edited by: Alexander Collinson
Produced by project volunteers: Eve Sladdin, Tim Kitching, Alexander Collinson and Dave Considine.