Who Dares Wins: Britain in the Age of the Falklands

History Extra | 22 August 2020 | 0h 52m | Listen Later | iTunes
Talk by Dominic Sandbrook exploring the history of Britain in the early 1980s. Argues that the Falklands War, not Margaret Thatcher’s election, was a cultural revolution that changed the UK’s national mood. Draws from his book Who Dares Wins: Britain, 1979–1982.

Harrier 809

Aviation Week’s Check 6 Podcast | 19 March 2020 | 0h 25m | Listen Later | iTunes
Interview with aviation author and historian Rowland White about his book Harrier 809. Discusses the story of Britain’s legendary jump jet and its role in the Falklands War.

Helen Parr: Our Boys

The Book Club | 14 September 2018 | 0h 30m | Listen Later  | iTunes
Interview with Helen Parr about her book Our Boys: The Story of A Paratrooper, which blends memoir, social history and military history to tell the story of the paratroopers who fought in the Falklands War and Britain’s changing relationship with its soldiers and veterans.