Archives for June 2011

New Book : Yuri Gagarin in Manchester and London

Yuri Gagarin in London and Manchester A Smile that Changed the World? The story of the World’s first spaceman’s five days in the UK 11th – 15th July 1961 The first human spaceflight on 12th April 1961 shocked the West and made cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin the most famous person on the planet.  As one of […]

Gagarin Exhibition – Royal Albert Hall 9th June – 4th July

Poyekhali! Yuri Gagarin & The Dawn of Space Exploration Photo Exhibition at the Royal Albert Hall 9th June – 4th July  at the Royal Albert Hall This exhibition to mark the 50th anniversary of Gagarin’s spaceflight is hosted in the world-renowned venue in the heart of London. It is organised by Russia’s leading news agency […]