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Ladislav Sitenský photos of WWII squadron finally see publication, 70years later

A collection of photos of the RAF’s Czechoslovak 312 squadron by the great photographer Ladislav Sitenský has just been published in Prague. The book was meant to come out in 1948 but was pulped, and the new edition has been timed to coincide with the 70th anniversary of the Communist takeover of Czechoslovakia.

 
 
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Shapely Czech Venus reveals secrets

First results from a scan of the famous Venus of Dolní Věstonice show it was made from one piece of clay from the local…

 
 
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For me, playing the bad guy is the most…

Since moving to Prague in 2002, American actor Brian Caspe has had parts in numerous big productions, everything from…

 
 
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2017 Letní Letná festival of new circus…

What can visitors look forward to at the 14th edition of Letní Letná, which gets underway on Thursday night?

 
 
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Prague exhibition spotlights iconic…

An exhibition dedicated to the famous shoe designer Manolo Blahnik is now on display at Prague’s Kampa Museum. Entitled…

 
 
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Activists pour blood-red substance in…

The Vltava River at Prague’s Mánes exhibition hall turned blood-red on Monday afternoon, after activists from an art…

 
 
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What better setting for a festival of…

Brutal Assault is one of the best-known festivals of heavy or extreme music in the Czech Republic – from black metal to…

 
 
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Prague’s Design Market caters to your…

Among the many outdoor events taking place in the Czech capital in the summer is the traditional get-together of…

 
 
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Film producer Rick McCallum on the…

Producer Rick McCallum is nothing less than a legend in the film business, known for his many years with Lucasfilm and…

 
 
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Czech Season in Scotland brings the…

After nearly ten years of bringing the best of Czech live performance to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival the Czech Centre…

 
 
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My Prague – Jiří Fajt

Since becoming director of the Czech National Gallery three years ago this month, Jiří Fajt has secured exhibitions by…

 
 
 
 
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