Road to Louvain
Before occupying Brussels the Germans took Louvain, the key to the capital . The Kaisers troops had, however "hack their way through," for though hopelessly outnumbered the Belgians resisted the invaders advance with desperate courage, thus enabling the main army to fall back towards Antwerp. Our picture shows: Belgian troops waiting for the German advance behind a barricade on the road to Louvain, August 19th 1914
Published Daily Mirror Page 1 22nd August 1914
Queen performs at St James Park, Newcastle, 1986
Queen (rock group) performs at St James Park, Stadium, Newcastle. This was the first
English date, in their Magic tour, which turned out to be their last tour.
The tour started in Stockholm, Sweden on 7th June 1986, came to Slane in Ireland 5th July 1986, St James Newcastle 9th July, London, Wembley Stadium, 11 and 12th July, Manchester 16th July, then European dates and finished at Knebworth, Stevenage 9th August 1986.
Picture taken 9th July 1986
Mr. Roy Jenkins visited the House of Commons to speak to Parliamentary Journalists. He had come from Brussels and was due to face some pertinent questions on his attitude to the row that is racking Labour over the European Union. Our Picture Shows: Mr. Roy Jenkins and his wife at the House of Commons). They arrived and departed in a large Mercedes car. June 1980 RPS20210520