and post notes and photos about your poem like Tom Cunningham.
Bonaparte's plans to invade England were thwarted after the battle of Trafalgar in October 1805.
Although outnumbered the British Royal Navy defeated a combined force of Spanish and French ships.
At the battles end Nelson was fatally shot by a French sniper but knew of the victory before his death.
His flagship H.M.S. Victory is now a museum in Portsmouth and a few years ago I stood on its deck.
Whilst in Gibraltar this year our guide pointed out to sea where the battle took place, just off Cape Trafalgar on Spain's south coast