Australian-French Alliance Saves Battlefield Graveyard from Outrageous Wind Farm Plan

  STT has already set out the background to what amounted to an appalling affront to the 11,000 Australians who were killed in France and Belgium and who have no known grave – here: Shameless: French Wind Power Outfit, Engie Determined to Desecrate Battlefield Graveyard And we covered the efforts of their Australian descendants fighting to keep […]

Shameless: French Wind Power Outfit, Engie Determined to Desecrate Battlefield Graveyard

  On this day, at the 11th hour, 99 years ago the guns fell silent all across the Western Front. Remembrance Day in Australia doesn’t just mark an outbreak of poppies in lapels, it marks the end of what was meant to be the War to end all Wars. STT’s grandfathers served with the AIF […]

Australian Soldiers’ Sacred Resting Place Wins Reprieve: French Wind Farm Plan Scrapped for Villers-Brettoneux

*** 25 April is Anzac Day, a day which looms large in Australia’s history, and collective consciousness, marking the beginning of Australia’s bloody entry to the War to end all Wars, on the beaches of Gallipoli, on that day in 1915. Not so much a celebration, as a reflection on the honour, courage and spirit […]