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The author Farley Mowat served with Canadian military intelligence after the Second World War. And it was in that role that Captain Farley Mowat pulled off a caper that would stretch the imagination of even the most imaginative novelist.

Lieutenant Mike Donovan distracted British soldiers with gin, while Farley Mowat and his lieutenant Jim Hood used a tractor trailer to pull the V2s from the railway siding cars.

In his new novel, @Robert___Harris  looks at how the V2 rocket changed the Second World War. He joins us at 9am, and retired major Harold Skaarup tells the amazing tale of how author Farley Mowat smuggled one of those rockets into Canada

NOON: What's the most Canadian thing you've ever done?? We have a bunch of guests: Tomas Terfloth (proud owner of a canoe paid for with Cdn Tire $) Mohamad Amada - helps newcomers learn how to "be Canadian" @LeanneEAllison  - she paddled across the country to visit Farley Mowat

#Mexico | Volunteer crew members on the #SeaShepherd  ship Farley Mowat have dedicated themselves to removing gill nets that threaten the existence of the smallest and most #endangered  porpoise in the world. #Totoaba  #Fishing 

“What other job can you imagine where you could have breakfast with Pierre Berton, and then have a meeting with Farley Mowat over his next book…and come back and have dinner with Margaret Atwood?” on a life in CanLit, tonight @ 8 p.m.| Producer:

“What other job can you imagine where you could have breakfast with Pierre Berton, and then have a meeting with Farley Mowat over his next book…and come back and have dinner with Margaret Atwood?” on life in CanLit, tonight @ 8/11 p.m. | Producer:

#BREAKINGNEWS ? The MV Farley Mowat IS UNDER ATTACK! The Sea Shepherd vessel the MV Farley Mowat was prop fouled and boarded by angry poachers! Read more Here: #SeaShepherd  #Mexico  #ocean  #vaquita  #conservation 

#BREAKINGNEWS ? The IS UNDER ATTACK! The Sea Shepherd vessel the MV Farley Mowat was prop fouled and boarded by angry poachers! Read more Here: … #SeaShepherd 

Sea Shepherd vessel Farley Mowat attacked by fishermen in Mexico’s Gulf of California

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PHOTOS Farley Mowat, author and environmentalist, has died at 92

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When a Nova Scotia artist installed a chunk of an infamous abandoned boat on his lawn, he hoped to provoke thought — but instead, he's just provoked his neighbours. Tonight, the story of this Farley Mowat sculpture

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"I only hear crows on Sunday" is a thought I just had, and, I assume, a novel by Farley Mowat.

Farley Mowat’s final act of defiance: Activists’ former flagship goes down leaking oil off NS

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Touching moment: Farley Mowat's widow Claire at statue unveiling @usask  this morning #spnews  #yxe  Via @spmarjan 

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