North Korea detonates “Biggest” nuclear bomb yet

North Korea has detonated its biggest nuclear weapon to date on the communist states national day. The test was carried out at the Punggye-Ri test site in the north of the country and triggered a seismic event reaching 5.3 on the Richter scale. The test is believed to be part of the North’s program to miniaturize nuclear weapons in order to fit them onto ballistic missiles. North Korea is not currently believed to have been able to achieve that yet but Pyongyang has claimed it can produceĀ  “at will, and as many as it wants, a variety of smaller, lighter and diversified nuclear warheads of higher strike power”. North Korea […]

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Harnham bunker gets youth project lifeline

The former communications bunker located known as Harnham bunker has been granted a lifeline thanks to decision by Salisbury Council yesterday. The bunker was the location of a secure telephone exchange in 1963 and later became the Urban District Control Centre for Salisbury replacing a bunker located under the council offices. The council decided unanimously to allow The Sound Emporium to use the site as recording studio for local kids despite fierce opposition from local residents. Locals objected claiming the teenagers would be unruly and loiter around the bunker entrance causing noise however these claims were dismissed by the council and all tests carried about regarding noise fell well within […]