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Welcome to our new Website and App. Our App will deliver our films as Streams or Downloads (available by January 2017) to enable you to watch the films wherever you are and also take them to Battlefields. This new means of delivery will allow us to be more flexible and produce films of varying length to suit the subject without being tied to the DVD format. Examples of the new style can be seen in our Recent Films Section.You will still be able to get our DVDs at Pen and Sword . Our App can be obtained free below. If you have any problems or suggestions please let us know. REMEMBER 27th FEB is the Anniversary of the Bruneval Raid~ OP BITING.

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NEW RELEASE - 6th Fallschirmjager

20/04/2015

 

The German paratroopers established a reputation in Crete as an elite force. A battalion commander now led a new Fallschirmjager regiment~ deployed to Normandy in the spring of 1944 to the very area where the US Paratroopers were to drop on D Day. This DVD will tell the story of this regiment~ one that was more like a pocket division than a regiment~ and its six day battl ...


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NEW RELEASE

20/04/2015

 

The Siege of Bastogne. The second of BHTVs series on the Battle of the Bulge. This DVD tells the heroic story of the American defenders of Bastogne whose sacrifice was crucial in blunting Hitler's last offensive in the west.


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LATEST RELEASE

01/07/2014

 

The latest release in our Great War series is now published - NERY and The RETREAT. This DVD tells the story of the actions the BEF fought as it retreated from Le Cateau to the Marne. It especially deals with the actions of Nery~ Cerizy and Villers Cotterets. It also looks at why the British Cavalry where so much better than their counterparts in the German and French Armies.


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Bletchley and Enigma

30/04/2014

 

BHTVs latest programme now out. During the Second World War~ Bletchley Park was the site of the UK's main decryption establishment~ the Government Code and Cypher School (GC&CS)~ where ciphers and codes of several Axis countries were decrypted~ most importantly the ciphers generated by the German Enigma and Lorenz machines. The high-level intelligence produced at Ble ...


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Pointe du Hoc

30/01/2014

 

Our new Normandy DVD Pointe du Hoc will be out in the next 2 weeks. The story. The German battery of six 150mm guns established on Pointe du Hoc during 1943 covered both the American Omaha and Utah Beaches. It wasn't a suitable objective for paratroopers~ who were anyway fully committed. On hearing the Ranger plan to scale the cliffs and seize the battery before the la ...


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MONS 1914

27/12/2013

 

The first film in our Great war series Mons 1914 is now out. As well as following the BEF from mobilisation through the initial contacts to the fighting of 23/24 Aug this programme highlights the innovations found in this battle. The the first use of the RFC in combat and the rapidly developing use of radios. However the real stars of the programme are the Tommies of the ...


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