1901.09.17 – 1972.08.26 Sir Francis Chichester gained fame as a round-the-world yachtsman.
1922c – 1998.05.24 Head of the Defence Secretariat 8 (DS8), a division in the central staffs of the Ministry of Defence which dealt with UFO reports from members of the public. (Above Top Secret, Timothy Good) Noyes went on to become a UFO investigator.
1997.03.08 [Click images to clarify and enlarge] 03.00 Tories hid Howard’s ‘alien visitation’ by Sebastian Hamilton Westminster Correspondent So there really was something of the night about Michael Howard. The former home secretary was visited by extraterrestrial beings in the run-up to the last election, according to UFO-watchers near his home in Kent. In […]
1996.12 Elsewhere in the 6,000 pages of files released [by the MOD] are accounts of an encounter between a UFO and an airliner near Glasgow Airport in December 1996. White and red flashing lights were seen by pilots of an aircraft, at the same level [as in the Manchester airport incident] – roughly 7,500 feet. […]
1995.01.06 British Airways 737 approaching Manchester’s Ringway airport was buzzed by a fast-moving UFO, which hurtled directly towards them before veering off downside of the aircraft. The pilot instinctively dived before calling Air Traffic Control, who told Captain Roger Wills and First Officer Mark Stuart that there were no other aircraft in the area. (Fact […]
1993.07c SAS in alien riddle Troops saw “four little grey men” walk into ambush – then vanish By Joe Brady SAS soldiers waiting to ambush IRA gunmen were stunned when aliens walked in front of their gun-sights, it was claimed yesterday. The undercover troops – hiding near an arms cache on a hillside in south […]
1993.03.31 01.05 Numerous witnesses from western and south Wales and western England reported that between 1.05 and 1.10 am on 31 March, against a clear sky, they saw two brilliant globular objects traveling at speed in a northwest-to-southeasterly direction. The UFOs left long vapor trails and made no sound. Estimates of height varied from 2,000 […]
1990.02.27 [Click image to clarify and enlarge] Enlargement of photograph taken by Peter Woolaway at Bartley Green Reservoir, Birmingham, 27 February 1990. Mr Woolaway has co-operated with the Editor [ie Timothy Good] and Quest International in an endeavour to authenticate the photograph. (The UFO Report 1991, Good)
1988.01.02 23.50 ‘ELLO UFO! COPS SPY A JELLY IN THE SKY EIGHT policemen stood gaping as the grey-green, pink-blobbed UFO hovered before them. Laugh if you like… but they were convinced by the close encounter over Kensington, West London, as reported in the Mirror yesterday. At Heathrow, officials could find no explanation and logged it […]
1984.04 The area inland from Rhyl and in the hills around Denbigh and Mold has triggered countless strange encounters – notably an incident in April 1984 when the military invaded the hilly village of Llangernyw in Clwyd, after locals saw a purple, oval mass drop to earth in the night. (UFOs and How to See […]