Posts Tagged ‘M’

Profile: Stella Rimington

Profile: Stella Rimington

Dame Stella Rimington was born in South London to a working class family in 1935. After working as an archivist for several years she was first recruited into MI5 in 1967 while in India where her husband was working for the British High Commission. Over the decades she rose through ...
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Profile: William Melville

Profile: William Melville

William Melville was born in the town of Sneem, County Kerry in the South West of Ireland. He first joined the Metropolitan police in 1872 and he quickly rose through the ranks. A friend of the magician Harry Houdini, during the 1880s he headed up the Special Irish Bureau designed ...
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Review: Skyfall

Review: Skyfall

Skyfall, the latest film in the James Bond franchise has so far been a huge commercial and critical success. Heralded by many as the best Bond film ever, it has made over $950 million. Adjusting for inflation, this makes it second only to Thunderball, the only Bond film to, in ...
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