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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Britain, France mark 100 years since Battle of the SommeBattle of the Somme: Britain, France mark 100 years since the historic World Wa
Britain, France mark 100 years since Battle of the Somme
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 hours ago
Battle of the Somme: Britain, France mark 100 years since the historic World War I offensive Britain and France have recalled the horrors of the Battle of the Somme, 100 years after their troops fought and died together in one of the defining... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Britain, France mark 100 years since Battle of the Somme2016-07-01 18:54 British soldiers stand among tombs during a military-led vigi
Britain, France mark 100 years since Battle of the Somme
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 hours ago
2016-07-01 18:54 British soldiers stand among tombs during a military-led vigil to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the beginning of the Battle of the Somme at the Thiepval memorial in... Read more
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The China Post
Britain and France mark 100 years since WWI's Battle of the Somme THIEPVAL, France--Britain and France recalled the horrors of the Battle of th
Britain and France mark 100 years since WWI's Battle of the Somme
The China Post / Posted 9 hours ago
THIEPVAL, France--Britain and France recalled the horrors of the Battle of the Somme on Friday, 100 years after their troops fought and died together in one of the defining offensives... Read more
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CNN
Brexit could hurt US security and help RussiaTitov outlined how, claiming that the vote would "tear Europe from the Anglo-Sa
Brexit could hurt US security and help Russia
CNN / Posted 14 hours ago
Titov outlined how, claiming that the vote would "tear Europe from the Anglo-Saxons, that is, from the United States," and predicting the coming of a "united Eurasia" in "about 10 years." What does Russia want? It is no secret that Putin is... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Author explores heroism, successes and ‘semi-victories’ in Battle of the Somme British soldiers negotiating a shell-cratered, winter landscape along the Riv
Author explores heroism, successes and ‘semi-victories’ in Battle of the Somme
The Ham&High Network / Posted 15 hours ago
British soldiers negotiating a shell-cratered, winter landscape along the River Somme in late 1916 after the close of the Allied offensive. Picture: PA/EMPICS A... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Brexit could hurt US security and help Russiahappens in Europe doesn't stay in Europe. Brexit's aftershocks are now rumblin
Brexit could hurt US security and help Russia
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 16 hours ago
happens in Europe doesn't stay in Europe. Brexit's aftershocks are now rumbling through the distant capitals of Moscow and Washington. And the shake-up could be bad for U.S. strategic military interests and good for Russia's. In the run-up to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Piper plays lament as Northern Ireland remembers Somme heroes Bagpiper Graham Harris readies himself to mark each half hour before the star
Piper plays lament as Northern Ireland remembers Somme heroes
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 hours ago
Bagpiper Graham Harris readies himself to mark each half hour before the start of the Battle of the Somme during a ceremony at Helen's Tower in Bangor As the sun set on the eve of the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
So those celebs are Canadian, eh?Reynolds may have come a long way from his sitcom days, starring in movies such
So those celebs are Canadian, eh?
KECI Missoula / Posted 20 hours ago
Reynolds may have come a long way from his sitcom days, starring in movies such as "Deadpool," "Van Wilder," "The Proposal" and "The Change-Up," but the Vancouver native will always be "Berg" from "Two Guys, A Girl and a Pizza Place" to us. Pamela... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Time to call a smoko on smokersNew Zealand is plagued by a segment of the population, and it isn't the few peo
Time to call a smoko on smokers
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 22 hours ago
New Zealand is plagued by a segment of the population, and it isn't the few people who choose to smoke cigarettes. No, it is the army of incessant busybodies who dictate the lifestyle choices of everyone else, and on the taxpayer dime. A smoke-free... Read more
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Daily Mail
Queen attends Battle of the Somme vigil on centenaryWe will remember them: The Queen attends overnight Somme vigil as Kate, Wills a
Queen attends Battle of the Somme vigil on centenary
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
We will remember them: The Queen attends overnight Somme vigil as Kate, Wills and Harry pay their respects in France to soldiers killed 100 years ago on bloodiest-ever day in British military history Royal Family tonight led the nation in... Read more
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The Telegraph
Against the grainWhen the British foreign secretary, Sir Edward Grey, detected the lights going
Against the grain
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
When the British foreign secretary, Sir Edward Grey, detected the lights going out all over Europe on a summer evening in August 1914, he was being both poetic and prescient. The war that ensued following the accidental assassination of Archduke... Read more
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express
Operation Commonwealth: New Zealand offers UK top trade team to help in post-Brexit talks BRITAIN’S golden new age of Commonwealth cooperation got under way with gusto
Operation Commonwealth: New Zealand offers UK top trade team to help in post-Brexit talks
express / Posted yesterday
BRITAIN’S golden new age of Commonwealth cooperation got under way with gusto as New Zealand offered a helping hand in securing trade deals with the world’s... Read more
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Salon.com
Australia teen pleads guilty to plot to kill policemanMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A teenager pleaded guilty Thursday to plotting to r
Australia teen pleads guilty to plot to kill policeman
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A teenager pleaded guilty Thursday to plotting to run over and behead a police officer as part of an Islamic State group-inspired attack on an Australian Veterans’ Day ceremony. Sevdet Besim, 19, pleaded guilty in... Read more
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ABC News
Australia Teen Pleads Guilty to Plot to Kill PolicemanA teenager pleaded guilty Thursday to plotting to run over and behead a police
Australia Teen Pleads Guilty to Plot to Kill Policeman
ABC News / Posted yesterday
A teenager pleaded guilty Thursday to plotting to run over and behead a police officer as part of an Islamic State group-inspired attack on an Australian Veterans' Day ceremony. Sevdet Besim, 19, pleaded guilty in Victoria state's Supreme Court to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Lucky Kiwi wins $2m in British lotteryA Kiwi great-grandmother who won nearly $2 million in the British lottery has b
Lucky Kiwi wins $2m in British lottery
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
A Kiwi great-grandmother who won nearly $2 million in the British lottery has bought a new house and car within a day of returning home. Diana De Gilio, 70, had been living in her beloved motorhome Binky for several years but can't wait to start... Read more
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express
Controversial General Haig 'owed some admiration' for Somme role THE British Army's commander at the Battle of the Somme deserves some credit
Controversial General Haig 'owed some admiration' for Somme role
express / Posted 2 days ago
THE British Army's commander at the Battle of the Somme deserves some credit for his leadership, despite the bloody death toll, a historian said. Sir Douglas Haig was the commander... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Alan Taylor 1933-2016, Artist and writer.Wednesday, 29 June 2016, 10:22 amArticle: Alister TaylorALAN TAYLOR 1933-2016,
Alan Taylor 1933-2016, Artist and writer.
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Wednesday, 29 June 2016, 10:22 amArticle: Alister TaylorALAN TAYLOR 1933-2016, Artist and writer.AN OBITUARY 28 JUNE 2016By Alister Taylor (no relation)Alan Taylor, one of New Zealand’s significant but... Read more
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International Business Times
Brexit: Britain is leaving Europe - it is time for us to figure out what that means The referendum is over, and now the hard part begins. Both Leavers and Remainer
Brexit: Britain is leaving Europe - it is time for us to figure out what that means
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
The referendum is over, and now the hard part begins. Both Leavers and Remainers will need to decide what leaving actually looks like: do we close ourselves off from Europe, or do we try to make Britain an open, self-confident trading nation? The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Twenty Five More ExitsFollowing the very good example set by British voters last Thursday, of lightly
Twenty Five More Exits
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Following the very good example set by British voters last Thursday, of lightly throwing away the economic boom baby with the fear of immigration bathwater, countries all over the world are frantically looking around to execute an exit, with or... Read more
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The New Yorker
Afghanistan’s Theorist-in-ChiefAshraf Ghani, the President of Afghanistan, wakes up before five every morning
Afghanistan’s Theorist-in-Chief
The New Yorker / Posted 4 days ago
Ashraf Ghani, the President of Afghanistan, wakes up before five every morning and reads for two or three hours. He makes his way daily through an inch-thick stack of official documents. He reads proposals by applicants competing for the job of mayor... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Public Ownership for Site of National SignificanceA significant New Zealand historical site has come into public ownership for th
Public Ownership for Site of National Significance
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
A significant New Zealand historical site has come into public ownership for the first time, with the purchase of Te Kohia Pa.The site, which is also known as the L-pa due to its shape, was where the... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
St. George’s Cemetery monument rededicatedSt. George’s Cemetery is a bit like the history section of a library – there ar
St. George’s Cemetery monument rededicated
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 7 days ago
St. George’s Cemetery is a bit like the history section of a library – there are thousands of stories, each one different and each one important. On Friday, members of St. George’s Anglican Church gathered with representatives from 8 Wing Trenton... Read more
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Reuters
After Brexit vote, what Britain must do nextDawn breaks behind the Houses of Parliament and the statue of Winston Churchill
After Brexit vote, what Britain must do next
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
Dawn breaks behind the Houses of Parliament and the statue of Winston Churchill in Westminster, London, Britain June 24, 2016. So here we are. Time for some pretty brutal truths. Brexit may well turn out to be a terrible idea. But if Britain is... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Remembering pioneers who lead the wayof his mother, who succumbed to illness when he was only eight. The family had
Remembering pioneers who lead the way
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 days ago
of his mother, who succumbed to illness when he was only eight. The family had settled in Adelaide for better health care and Keith undertook his primary school education at Colonel Light Gardens Primary School before attending Unley High School... Read more
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International Business Times
Euro 2016: Europe united in football as EU referendum vote divides at home England, Wales and Northern Ireland remain in Europe – but for how much longer?
Euro 2016: Europe united in football as EU referendum vote divides at home
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
England, Wales and Northern Ireland remain in Europe – but for how much longer? I speak of both the European Championships and the European Union. Scotland sadly failed to make it to the Euro 2016 party but wants to stay in Europe, according to the... Read more
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express
Why YOU should vote Leave: Express guide on main issues to consider for the EU referendum WITH British voters set tomorrow to make the biggest decision in 41 years in
Why YOU should vote Leave: Express guide on main issues to consider for the EU referendum
express / Posted 9 days ago
WITH British voters set tomorrow to make the biggest decision in 41 years in the historic in/out referendum, the Daily Express gives a guide to the main issues... Read more
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asianage
6 Indian war heroes honoured in UK digital archiveThe new digital archive can be accessed through the UK government's official go
6 Indian war heroes honoured in UK digital archive
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
The new digital archive can be accessed through the UK government's official gov.uk portal. London: Britain has launched a new digital archive telling the inspiring stories of war heroes, including six Indians, as part of the UK government's... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water Cooler“This week cleared trade advisers from industry groups and businesses could hav
00PM Water Cooler
Naked Capitalism / Posted 11 days ago
“This week cleared trade advisers from industry groups and businesses could have in hand the legal text detailing how the administration will handle the issue of financial data storage in future trade deals, according to private-sector sources”... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Queensland’s most inspirationallike the aviators of nearly a century ago, or two mates who decide to do a litt
Queensland’s most inspirational
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
like the aviators of nearly a century ago, or two mates who decide to do a little something that changes the life of thousands of people. This list of Queenslanders who are worthy of being called an inspiration goes across sectors of the... Read more
11d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Secret Z Special Unit to be recognised by Australian War MemorialZ Special Unit: Secret military commando group to be recognised by Australian W
Secret Z Special Unit to be recognised by Australian War Memorial
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
Z Special Unit: Secret military commando group to be recognised by Australian War Memorial Z Special Unit, Australia's secret commando unit during World War II, will be recognised by the Australian War Memorial. The special military unit, the... Read more
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Gazette News
IN PICTURES: Brightlingsea celebrates 100 years since troops from Australia and New Zealand arrivedA WEEKEND celebration of Australian and New Zealand servicemen took place in Br
IN PICTURES: Brightlingsea celebrates 100 years since troops from Australia and New Zealand arrived
Gazette News / Posted 12 days ago
A WEEKEND celebration of Australian and New Zealand servicemen took place in Brightlingsea. After the start of the First World War, thousands of volunteers from across the British Empire joined the fight, with many eventually being stationed at a... Read more
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The Inyo Register
June 19)1179 – The Norwegian Battle of Kalvskinnet outside Nidaros. Earl Erling Skakke
June 19)
The Inyo Register / Posted 12 days ago
1179 – The Norwegian Battle of Kalvskinnet outside Nidaros. Earl Erling Skakke is killed, and the battle changes the tide of the civil wars. 1269 – King Louis IX of France orders all Jews found in public without an identifying yellow badge to be... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Field Marshal Lord Guthrie: Why I now back the Leave campaignwith countries, whether European or not, which are ready to act. Nations like A
Field Marshal Lord Guthrie: Why I now back the Leave campaign
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
with countries, whether European or not, which are ready to act. Nations like Australia ‘which has a jolly good army and one which is prepared to do things’ and New Zealand, are much more useful to deal with than a European army. Lord... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Daring deeds that history forgotResponsible for some of the most astonishing feats of WWII and sworn to secrecy
Daring deeds that history forgot
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Responsible for some of the most astonishing feats of WWII and sworn to secrecy after its end, the Kiwi and Australian commandos of elite special unit ZSU, many of whom died without their family ever knowing what they did, will finally be recognised,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
From Ethiopian Solidarity to Palestinian Solidarity - Petitioning for an International Volunteer ArmyIn the 1930s, there was a global Pan African movement for a volunteer army that
From Ethiopian Solidarity to Palestinian Solidarity - Petitioning for an International Volunteer Army
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
In the 1930s, there was a global Pan African movement for a volunteer army that petitioned Haile Selassie to fight Benito Mussolini's fascist Italy in occupied Ethiopia. What can this historical Ethiopia solidarity movement tell us about Palestine... Read more
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Op-Ed News
BREXIT, Security and The European Toy Soldiersto keep Britain within the European Union is that its security is enhanced by r
BREXIT, Security and The European Toy Soldiers
Op-Ed News / Posted 17 days ago
to keep Britain within the European Union is that its security is enhanced by remaining. It is mooted that the military and intelligence assets of the EU add to British security by providing for the formation of a European Army and a proposed... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
German-born Test players, and Bairstow's near missesJune 14, 2016 Also, KL Rahul's ODI debut feat, and Dhoni's T20 streak KL Rah
German-born Test players, and Bairstow's near misses
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 17 days ago
June 14, 2016 Also, KL Rahul's ODI debut feat, and Dhoni's T20 streak KL Rahul was the first Indian batsman to score a hundred on ODI debut MS Dhoni has played 68 Twenty20 internationals - and... Read more
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express
The Battle of the Somme: 100 years on we reveal all you need to know about itof the start of one of the Great War’s most terrible conflicts, a byword for th
The Battle of the Somme: 100 years on we reveal all you need to know about it
express / Posted 17 days ago
of the start of one of the Great War’s most terrible conflicts, a byword for the horrors of trench warfare. Deadly: British troops go 'over the top' At 7.30am on July 1, 1916 the whistles blew along miles of trenches on the Western Front... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Land war commemoration discussedOver the next four years $4 million will go towards commemorating the wars thro
Land war commemoration discussed
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Over the next four years $4 million will go towards commemorating the wars throughout New Zealand - including the Battle of Ruapekapeka Pa in January 1846. This photo was taken at the 170th anniversary of the battle. Photo / Peter de Graaf New... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Toby Manhire: Forget the house - move into a carIllustration / Rod Emmerson Housing. How hard is it really? Here's a house, he
Toby Manhire: Forget the house - move into a car
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 days ago
Illustration / Rod Emmerson Housing. How hard is it really? Here's a house, here's a door. Windows: one, two, three, four. And the hatchback, if you have one. Simple stuff. And yet you can't move for the moaners! Can't afford a house this. Sleeping... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBEA 10-year-old ballerina has carried out one of her late grandmother's final wis
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBE
Oxford Mail / Posted 22 days ago
A 10-year-old ballerina has carried out one of her late grandmother's final wishes by picking up a CBE on her behalf at Buckingham Palace. Gabriella Rummery, from Brasted in Kent, wore a dress chosen by Jill Tookey before she died from pancreatic... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBEA 10-year-old ballerina has carried out one of her late grandmother's final wis
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBE
Streatham Guardian / Posted 22 days ago
A 10-year-old ballerina has carried out one of her late grandmother's final wishes by picking up a CBE on her behalf at Buckingham Palace. Gabriella Rummery, from Brasted in Kent, wore a dress chosen by Jill Tookey before she died from pancreatic... Read more
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Bury Times
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBEA 10-year-old ballerina has carried out one of her late grandmother's final wis
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBE
Bury Times / Posted 22 days ago
A 10-year-old ballerina has carried out one of her late grandmother's final wishes by picking up a CBE on her behalf at Buckingham Palace. Gabriella Rummery, from Brasted in Kent, wore a dress chosen by Jill Tookey before she died from pancreatic... Read more
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Gazette
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBEA 10-year-old ballerina has carried out one of her late grandmother's final wis
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBE
Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
A 10-year-old ballerina has carried out one of her late grandmother's final wishes by picking up a CBE on her behalf at Buckingham Palace. Gabriella Rummery, from Brasted in Kent, wore a dress chosen by Jill Tookey before she died from pancreatic... Read more
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guardian-series
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBEA 10-year-old ballerina has carried out one of her late grandmother's final wis
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBE
guardian-series / Posted 22 days ago
A 10-year-old ballerina has carried out one of her late grandmother's final wishes by picking up a CBE on her behalf at Buckingham Palace. Gabriella Rummery, from Brasted in Kent, wore a dress chosen by Jill Tookey before she died from pancreatic... Read more
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Harrow Times
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBEA 10-year-old ballerina has carried out one of her late grandmother's final wis
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBE
Harrow Times / Posted 22 days ago
A 10-year-old ballerina has carried out one of her late grandmother's final wishes by picking up a CBE on her behalf at Buckingham Palace. Gabriella Rummery, from Brasted in Kent, wore a dress chosen by Jill Tookey before she died from pancreatic... Read more
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Gazette News
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBEA 10-year-old ballerina has carried out one of her late grandmother's final wis
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBE
Gazette News / Posted 22 days ago
A 10-year-old ballerina has carried out one of her late grandmother's final wishes by picking up a CBE on her behalf at Buckingham Palace. Gabriella Rummery, from Brasted in Kent, wore a dress chosen by Jill Tookey before she died from pancreatic... Read more
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This is West Country
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBEA 10-year-old ballerina has carried out one of her late grandmother's final wis
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBE
This is West Country / Posted 22 days ago
A 10-year-old ballerina has carried out one of her late grandmother's final wishes by picking up a CBE on her behalf at Buckingham Palace. Gabriella Rummery, from Brasted in Kent, wore a dress chosen by Jill Tookey before she died from pancreatic... Read more
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Bolton News
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBEA 10-year-old ballerina has carried out one of her late grandmother's final wis
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBE
Bolton News / Posted 22 days ago
A 10-year-old ballerina has carried out one of her late grandmother's final wishes by picking up a CBE on her behalf at Buckingham Palace. Gabriella Rummery, from Brasted in Kent, wore a dress chosen by Jill Tookey before she died from pancreatic... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBEfulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBE Gabriella
Gabriella fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBE
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
fulfils Granny's last wish by collecting Youth Ballet founder's CBE Gabriella Rummery, 10, from Kent, picks up a CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) medal on behalf of her late grandmother Jill Tookey A 10-year-old ballerina has... Read more
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