28 April

Jack Hinton wins the Victoria Cross

1941 Jack Hinton wins the Victoria Cross

Southlander Jack Hinton was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions on the night of 28 April 1941 at Kalamata during the evacuation from Greece. Read more...

First British rugby team to play in NZ

1888 First British rugby team to play in NZ

The first British rugby team to tour New Zealand won its first match, against Otago at the Caledonian Ground in South Dunedin. Read more...