– Newly discovered World War Two photographs show the first women to track a rocket by radar. Members of the Women’s Auxiliary Territorial Army were working at a top-secret rocket testing range in Ynyslas, Ceredigion. It is thought at least 30 women helped test missiles in the hope of fighting back against Germany’s flying bombs. The Ynyslas experiments continued after the war and played a vital role in the development of space travel.

 

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