During the Industrial Revolution, this country produced such notables as IK Brunel; men of genius.
During the Second World War, Churchill was given the job lead us through the dark times. This man had been in the wilderness for years before the outbreak of war – but he was clearly perfect for the role.
Within that conflict, Guy Gibson was flight commander of the Dambuster squadron. They called him rather short, arrogant, not very good with those beneath him… Yet, it was he who flew back several times over the Mohne Dam to draw the fire away from the other Lancasters. A man for the time.
And so to today. Well, where is he or she? Can you see them?