Nettleden Urban Exploration News http://www.nettleden.com/ The latest urban exploration news on secret bunkers and abandoned places in the United Kingdom.. en-us Tue, 10 Jun 2003 04:00:00 GMT Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:11:09 GMT Historic cold war bunker listed http://www.itv.com/news/london/story/2013-09-20/gravesend-bunker-given-listed-status/ From the outside, a cold war bunker in Kent may not look like an obvious contender to become an official part of England's heritage. Mon, 23 Sep 2013 14:17:57 GMT http://www.itv.com/news/london/story/2013-09-20/gravesend-bunker-given-listed-status/ The strange world of urban exploration http://www.theguardian.com/books/2013/sep/20/urban-exploration-robert-macfarlane-bradley-garrett Urban explorers scale skyscrapers, jump fences, lift manhole covers and break the law. Robert Macfarlane joins fearless urbexer Bradley Garrett on a night-time jaunt, and discovers the thrills of this illicit and dangerous pastime. Fri, 20 Sep 2013 21:46:13 GMT http://www.theguardian.com/books/2013/sep/20/urban-exploration-robert-macfarlane-bradley-garrett Get the eBook: The UK's 10 Most Secret Bunkers http://www.nettleden.com/news/uk-10-secret-bunkers-book Nettleden.com are proud to present 'The UK's 10 Most Secret Bunkers', our brand new book available on Amazon Kindle. Thu, 04 Apr 2013 23:44:27 GMT http://www.nettleden.com/news/uk-10-secret-bunkers-book Corsham's underground military tunnels become heritage listed http://www.nettleden.com/news/burlington-hertiage-listed The Quarry Operations Centre, part of the Burlington Bunker has been designated as a Grade II listed building due to its special architectural and historic interest. Fri, 22 Mar 2013 16:06:27 GMT http://www.nettleden.com/news/burlington-hertiage-listed Four men jailed after arson attack on derelict mansion http://www.tauntonpeople.co.uk/men-jailed-arson-attack-Bishop-s-Lydeard-mansion/story-18279614-detail/story.html Four men were sentenced to jail today after setting fire to a derelict mansion in Bishop's Lydeard, near Taunton. Fri, 01 Mar 2013 17:33:27 GMT http://www.tauntonpeople.co.uk/men-jailed-arson-attack-Bishop-s-Lydeard-mansion/story-18279614-detail/story.html Mayan Doomsday prophecy rush on survival bunkers http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2249502/Mayan-Doomsday-prophecy-4-days-theres-rush-bomb-proof-survival-bunkers.html Four days to go until the Mayan Doomsday - and there's a rush on for bomb-proof survival bunkers (complete with leather sofas and plasma screen TVs). Tue, 18 Dec 2012 09:49:38 GMT http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2249502/Mayan-Doomsday-prophecy-4-days-theres-rush-bomb-proof-survival-bunkers.html Inside NASA's mysterious rubber room http://scriptunasimages.wordpress.com/2012/11/23/inside-nasas-rubber-room/ A photographic tour of the Rubber Room and Blast Room deep below launch Pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center. Sat, 15 Dec 2012 19:58:24 GMT http://scriptunasimages.wordpress.com/2012/11/23/inside-nasas-rubber-room/ Explorers climb to summit of London skyscraper http://www.metro.co.uk/news/895581-shard-trespassers-climb-1-000ft-to-reach-summit-of-london-skyscraper Urban explorers evaded security guards to scale London's Shard, Europe's tallest building, and then posed for pictures at the top. Mon, 09 Apr 2012 16:26:13 GMT http://www.metro.co.uk/news/895581-shard-trespassers-climb-1-000ft-to-reach-summit-of-london-skyscraper Buffalo Bayou's dark secret http://www.chron.com/life/gray/article/Gray-Buffalo-Bayou-s-dark-secret-2736594.php#photo-2183012 The city of Houston's first underground reservoir was built near Buffalo Bayou and Sabine Street in 1927. Thu, 09 Feb 2012 13:55:53 GMT http://www.chron.com/life/gray/article/Gray-Buffalo-Bayou-s-dark-secret-2736594.php#photo-2183012 Nettleden.com reveals its top 10 UK bunkers http://www.nettleden.com/articles/top-10-uk-secret-bunkers/ We've put together our list of the ten most impressive secret bunkers and hideouts in the UK. Fri, 23 Dec 2011 17:55:09 GMT http://www.nettleden.com/articles/top-10-uk-secret-bunkers/ Emergency underground BBC wartime studios in Bristol explored http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-bristol-15486969 Seventy years ago, as the Blitz began in London, the BBC set up an emergency studio deep inside the Clifton Rocks Railway. Sun, 30 Oct 2011 10:56:36 GMT http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-bristol-15486969 12 creepiest abandoned prisons on Earth http://www.environmentalgraffiti.com/news-10-creepiest-abandoned-prisons-earth Around the world there are many abandoned prisons, once cages for people, some criminals, some political prisoners. Fri, 30 Sep 2011 13:13:50 GMT http://www.environmentalgraffiti.com/news-10-creepiest-abandoned-prisons-earth Tourist attraction plan for disused Tube stations http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-14825236 A former banker plans to transform one of London's abandoned tube stations into a tourist attraction, with a restaurant and even a climbing wall. Wed, 07 Sep 2011 23:57:35 GMT http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-14825236 Corsham made the hub for UK cyber security http://www.nettleden.com/news/corsham-made-the-hub-for-uk-cyber-security The small market town of Corsham has recently become the home to a new high-tech part of the MOD's global defence strategy. Tue, 23 Aug 2011 13:02:05 GMT http://www.nettleden.com/news/corsham-made-the-hub-for-uk-cyber-security Hidden Lincoln Roman gate shown to public http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-lincolnshire-14639175 There was a rare chance for people in Lincoln to see a part of the old Roman city wall and Posterngate not usually on public view. Tue, 23 Aug 2011 06:47:29 GMT http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-lincolnshire-14639175 Singapore's underground oil store http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-14486465 One hundred and thirty metres below the sea bed of Singapore lies a most unusual construction site. The project, dubbed the Jurong Rock Caverns, is costing about $740m (£450m). Thu, 11 Aug 2011 05:30:18 GMT http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-14486465 Return to Highlands' Inchindown secret tunnels http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-14418588 Guided tours through an underground fuel depot constructed during World War II are being offered following the success of events held two years ago. Mon, 08 Aug 2011 01:17:36 GMT http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-14418588 'Forgotten' north Wales coal pits remembered http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-north-east-wales-14378791 Stories of the "forgotten" coal pits of north Wales are being published by the National Coal Museum. Wed, 03 Aug 2011 06:48:40 GMT http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-north-east-wales-14378791 Nuclear bunker opened to public http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-somerset-14154975 A Cold War bunker in Somerset which still contains some of its original equipment from the 1960s is being opened up to the public. Thu, 14 Jul 2011 16:51:41 GMT http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-somerset-14154975 Inside London's Secret Crisis-Command Bunker http://www.wired.com/rawfile/2011/01/inside-londons-secret-crisis-command-bunker/ If nuclear attack or civil breakdown ever threatens the UK, the heads of government and the military know where to go. See photos of PINDAR. Sun, 05 Jun 2011 14:56:55 GMT http://www.wired.com/rawfile/2011/01/inside-londons-secret-crisis-command-bunker/