From the early days of rattles and whistles forward to modern radios and mobiles, these pages present the origin and follow the development of policing in Britain. Steeped in tradition yet advancing with the times, the fascinating histories of these police forces await you here.



We are pleased to introduce the first issue of our new quarterly magazine.

Fifty-four pages filled with articles and images about British Policing including the Ilfracombe Harbour & Pleasure Grounds Constables, Wandsworth Parks & Events Police and much more.

We hope you enjoy this first installment:

❯ British Police History Collector Club
Magazine Fall 2018 ❮

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