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Liverpool Echo
I couldn't rock because I had too much roll!- though I doubt I’ll have quite enough breath to sing along!” Kerry is starti
I couldn't rock because I had too much roll!
Liverpool Echo / Posted 6 hours ago
- though I doubt I’ll have quite enough breath to sing along!” Kerry is starting her own Slimming World Class at Netherley Royal British Legion Club, every Thursday at 6.30pm. For more details call Kerry on 07541040145. Meet Liverpool's biggest... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Members of the community come together to celebrate life of Ellis Downessignificant occasion." Ellis’ body was cremated in a private ceremony before t
Members of the community come together to celebrate life of Ellis Downes
Oxford Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
significant occasion." Ellis’ body was cremated in a private ceremony before the community united again at the Harwell Royal British Legion Club. Police watchdog the Independent Police Complaints Commission continues to investigate Thames... Read more
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express
Chelsea Flower Show: Women at the top of their gametime with The Chelsea Barracks Garden sponsored by property developers Qatari D
Chelsea Flower Show: Women at the top of their game
express / Posted 9 hours ago
time with The Chelsea Barracks Garden sponsored by property developers Qatari Diar. The garden will be installed at the Royal British Legion Village in Aylesford, Kent, after the show, which provides homes for injured veterans. Jo describes the... Read more
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The Inverness Courier
Keep fighting for our Steph - #SaveSteph campaigners urge supporters to keep donatingMouse, even got in the ring and helped contribute to the £485 sum raised. Chil
Keep fighting for our Steph - #SaveSteph campaigners urge supporters to keep donating
The Inverness Courier / Posted 12 hours ago
Mouse, even got in the ring and helped contribute to the £485 sum raised. Children from Highland Budokan marched with the Royal British Legion Pipe Band through the Eastgate Centre, adorned with judo suits and ‘#SaveSteph’ T-shirts, and took... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Celebration marks French honours for Suffolk D-Day heroesveterans, there was no medal presentation – they got them by post – so on Frida
Celebration marks French honours for Suffolk D-Day heroes
Bury Free Press / Posted yesterday
veterans, there was no medal presentation – they got them by post – so on Friday 10 of them gathered at Stowmarket’s Royal British Legion Club for a celebration attended by Suffolk’s Lord Lieutenant Lady Euston. They were Reginald Oxford,... Read more
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guardian-series
Borough's Ahmadiyya community come together for charity marchbenefit from this walk.” The Charity Walk for Peace has raised £2.4million for
Borough's Ahmadiyya community come together for charity march
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
benefit from this walk.” The Charity Walk for Peace has raised £2.4million for British charities since 1998, including the Royal British Legion, Age UK, the Alzheimer’s Society and the British Heart Foundation. The walk forms part of the Ahmadiyya... Read more
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Pendle Today
Hero sailors honoured on centenary of Battle of JutlandNavy in either of the World Wars or, in fact, those since such as Korea or the
Hero sailors honoured on centenary of Battle of Jutland
Pendle Today / Posted yesterday
Navy in either of the World Wars or, in fact, those since such as Korea or the Falklands for example, to come and join usRoyal British Legion First World War commemorations have been dominated by the valiant deeds of the Army and the terrible... Read more
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Weston Mercury
May fair fun in East Huntspillclippings about the village, memorabilia from chocolate maker Cadbury, a displa
May fair fun in East Huntspill
Weston Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
clippings about the village, memorabilia from chocolate maker Cadbury, a display celebrating the 90th anniversary of the Royal British Legion and birth, marriage and death certificates from more than a century of the village’s history. And the... Read more
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chad
Litter pick is planned for council projectto improve the local environment. The litter pick will take place on Thursday,
Litter pick is planned for council project
chad / Posted 2 days ago
to improve the local environment. The litter pick will take place on Thursday, June 16, from 1pm to 3pm, starting at The Royal British Legion on Slant Lane. All equipment and protective gloves will be provided and children are welcome, although... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Ten Suffolk D-Day veterans honoured at Stowmarket Royal British Legion club after receiving Legion d’Honneur awards Ten D-Day veterans were honoured at the Stowmarket Royal British Legion Club
Ten Suffolk D-Day veterans honoured at Stowmarket Royal British Legion club after receiving Legion d’Honneur awards
Ipswich Star / Posted 3 days ago
Ten D-Day veterans were honoured at the Stowmarket Royal British Legion Club after receiving the Legion d'Honneur awards from the... Read more
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Gazette
SKITTLES: Geriatrics go top after 21-pin victoryto take maximum points. The Cambridge Crew picked up their first win of the se
SKITTLES: Geriatrics go top after 21-pin victory
Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
to take maximum points. The Cambridge Crew picked up their first win of the season in a close game against Slimbridge Royal British Legion. Despite trailing after the first three legs an 11-spare from Sarah Garrard in her total of 59 pulled... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Isle of Wight MP fulfills pledge to donate pay rise to charitieswas approved last year. The Earl Mountbatten Hospice, Isle Drive Safe – Rememb
Isle of Wight MP fulfills pledge to donate pay rise to charities
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 4 days ago
was approved last year. The Earl Mountbatten Hospice, Isle Drive Safe – Remember Evey, Friends of the Animals and the Royal British Legion were among the causes supported by Mr Turner in the last year. The MP said Ryde-based financial advisor... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Memorial honouring forgotten WW1 soldiers unveiled at Croydon cemetery– was unveiled at a special service in the Croydon Crematorium East Chapel yest
Memorial honouring forgotten WW1 soldiers unveiled at Croydon cemetery
Croydon Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
– was unveiled at a special service in the Croydon Crematorium East Chapel yesterday. Michael Lyons, of the New Addington Royal British Legion, has dedicated the last two years to creating the memorial. He said: “All they had was a grave marked... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Parade for Tim Peake plans revealed as Gala is cancelledhave happy memories of this gala in years past and those memories will be treas
Parade for Tim Peake plans revealed as Gala is cancelled
Chichester Observer / Posted 5 days ago
have happy memories of this gala in years past and those memories will be treasured.” Graham Matthews, from Chichester’s Royal British Legion, said: “I think it’s a shame, but I support the city council. If they don’t have the numbers already,... Read more
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SUR in English
A jamboree of cultural traditions. Surinenglish.comtourists enjoyed an afternoon of glorious sunshine and multicultural music and
A jamboree of cultural traditions. Surinenglish.com
SUR in English / Posted 5 days ago
tourists enjoyed an afternoon of glorious sunshine and multicultural music and dance. The Lions Club of Torremolinos, the Royal British Legion, Friends of Nessie in Torremolinos (Scottish association) and the Irish Association of Spain... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Egremont Legion visit The NetherlandsFallen soldiers were remembered by members of the Royal British Legion during a
Egremont Legion visit The Netherlands
Whitehaven News / Posted 5 days ago
Fallen soldiers were remembered by members of the Royal British Legion during a ceremony in The Netherlands. Egremont Royal British Legion attended the Silent March at Kamp Amersfoort, where over 200 Commonwealth heroes are buried. They joined a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Royal British Legion calls for 'invisible' veterans to be recorded in the censusVideo: In a plea to the government to get more questions about veterans and t
Royal British Legion calls for 'invisible' veterans to be recorded in the census
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Video: In a plea to the government to get more questions about veterans and their families on the next census, the Royal British Legion have camouflaged a veteran to... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Millionaire 'knight' gets evicted from council homebus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2
Millionaire 'knight' gets evicted from council home
The Ham&High Network / Posted 6 days ago
bus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2, 2010 HOPES for the future of the Hornsey Royal British Legion have been raised after a do or die meeting yesterday. Supporters met at the Hornsey Tavern pub where it... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
New interim head appointed to lead William Ellisbus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2
New interim head appointed to lead William Ellis
The Ham&High Network / Posted 6 days ago
bus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2, 2010 HOPES for the future of the Hornsey Royal British Legion have been raised after a do or die meeting yesterday. Supporters met at the Hornsey Tavern pub where it... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Hampstead station closed due to faulty liftbus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2
Hampstead station closed due to faulty lift
The Ham&High Network / Posted 6 days ago
bus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2, 2010 HOPES for the future of the Hornsey Royal British Legion have been raised after a do or die meeting yesterday. Supporters met at the Hornsey Tavern pub where it... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Gang violence fears spark Westminster police crackdown ahead of Notting Hill carnivalbus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2
Gang violence fears spark Westminster police crackdown ahead of Notting Hill carnival
The Ham&High Network / Posted 6 days ago
bus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2, 2010 HOPES for the future of the Hornsey Royal British Legion have been raised after a do or die meeting yesterday. Supporters met at the Hornsey Tavern pub where it... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
EXCLUSIVE: Parade saved for Hornsey Royal British Legionbus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2
EXCLUSIVE: Parade saved for Hornsey Royal British Legion
The Ham&High Network / Posted 6 days ago
bus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2, 2010 HOPES for the future of the Hornsey Royal British Legion have been raised after a do or die meeting yesterday. Supporters met at the Hornsey Tavern pub where it... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Final push for Milibands in leadership contestbus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2
Final push for Milibands in leadership contest
The Ham&High Network / Posted 6 days ago
bus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2, 2010 HOPES for the future of the Hornsey Royal British Legion have been raised after a do or die meeting yesterday. Supporters met at the Hornsey Tavern pub where it... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Jamie Oliver wins Emmy for US showbus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2
Jamie Oliver wins Emmy for US show
The Ham&High Network / Posted 6 days ago
bus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2, 2010 HOPES for the future of the Hornsey Royal British Legion have been raised after a do or die meeting yesterday. Supporters met at the Hornsey Tavern pub where it... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Camden schoolgirl is the new face of Burberrybus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2
Camden schoolgirl is the new face of Burberry
The Ham&High Network / Posted 6 days ago
bus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2, 2010 HOPES for the future of the Hornsey Royal British Legion have been raised after a do or die meeting yesterday. Supporters met at the Hornsey Tavern pub where it... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Camden doctors funding crisis laid barebus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2
Camden doctors funding crisis laid bare
The Ham&High Network / Posted 6 days ago
bus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2, 2010 HOPES for the future of the Hornsey Royal British Legion have been raised after a do or die meeting yesterday. Supporters met at the Hornsey Tavern pub where it... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Antiques Roadshow heads for British Museumbus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2
Antiques Roadshow heads for British Museum
The Ham&High Network / Posted 6 days ago
bus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2, 2010 HOPES for the future of the Hornsey Royal British Legion have been raised after a do or die meeting yesterday. Supporters met at the Hornsey Tavern pub where it... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Tube bosses beg staff to reconsider this evening's planned strike actionbus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2
Tube bosses beg staff to reconsider this evening's planned strike action
The Ham&High Network / Posted 6 days ago
bus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2, 2010 HOPES for the future of the Hornsey Royal British Legion have been raised after a do or die meeting yesterday. Supporters met at the Hornsey Tavern pub where it... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Support is high for Ed Miliband in Camden Labourbus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2
Support is high for Ed Miliband in Camden Labour
The Ham&High Network / Posted 6 days ago
bus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2, 2010 HOPES for the future of the Hornsey Royal British Legion have been raised after a do or die meeting yesterday. Supporters met at the Hornsey Tavern pub where it... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Hit and run driver claims life of man in Golders Greenbus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2
Hit and run driver claims life of man in Golders Green
The Ham&High Network / Posted 6 days ago
bus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2, 2010 HOPES for the future of the Hornsey Royal British Legion have been raised after a do or die meeting yesterday. Supporters met at the Hornsey Tavern pub where it... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Permission sought to build world-leading scientific research centre in Somers Townbus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2
Permission sought to build world-leading scientific research centre in Somers Town
The Ham&High Network / Posted 6 days ago
bus routes. There are also severe delays on the District Thursday, September 2, 2010 HOPES for the future of the Hornsey Royal British Legion have been raised after a do or die meeting yesterday. Supporters met at the Hornsey Tavern pub where it... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Terror alert sees tight security for Queen’s appearance at Chelsea Flower Showa traditional British rose garden “re-imagined for the 21st century”. Her Chel
Terror alert sees tight security for Queen’s appearance at Chelsea Flower Show
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
a traditional British rose garden “re-imagined for the 21st century”. Her Chelsea Barracks Garden is being donated to Royal British Legion Industries and will be relocated after the show at the charity’s new housing development for injured... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Rock for heroes fundraiserlive rock music hopes to help Workington celebrate its military heroes. The Ro
Rock for heroes fundraiser
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 7 days ago
live rock music hopes to help Workington celebrate its military heroes. The Rock For Heroes fundraiser will be held at the Royal British Legion Club in St John's Court, Workington, on Saturday, April 28. Local bands No Idea, Top Dog, Bulletproof... Read more
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Daily Mirror
There is a powerful message behind these remarkable shots of military veteransis a campaign calling on the Government to recognise former members of the arme
There is a powerful message behind these remarkable shots of military veterans
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
is a campaign calling on the Government to recognise former members of the armed forces in the national census. The Royal British Legion has said the measure would ensure parliament has a clearer understanding of the support needed for those... Read more
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Daily Mail
The Queen sheds a tear for fallen soldiers in rare display of emotionQueen, the Colonel-in-Chief of the regiment, also met officers from the regimen
The Queen sheds a tear for fallen soldiers in rare display of emotion
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Queen, the Colonel-in-Chief of the regiment, also met officers from the regiment at the 150-acre arboretum, operated by the Royal British Legion. She unveiled the new bronze memorial, a heraldic 'Lion of England' to commemorate those who have died... Read more
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chad
Mansfield WW2 veteran recalls his war against the Nazismore food than us, so the Americans were the ones to get in with.” After leavi
Mansfield WW2 veteran recalls his war against the Nazis
chad / Posted 7 days ago
more food than us, so the Americans were the ones to get in with.” After leaving the army Ted kept up his support for the military with the Royal British Legion, and as a Mansfield poppy appeal organiser he’s raised an amazing £330,000 in 20 y... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Call for 'invisible' armed forces community to be recorded in next censusto be recorded in next census Veteran Darren Fuller painted by body artist Car
Call for 'invisible' armed forces community to be recorded in next census
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
to be recorded in next census Veteran Darren Fuller painted by body artist Carolyn Roper to appear invisible to launch the Royal British Legion's campaignVeteran Mike Jarvis after being painted for the The Royal British Legion's Count Them In... Read more
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express
TURNING OUR BACKS ON OUR HEROES: Britons identify more with JEDIS than Armed Forcesown Armed Forces, a shocking survey has revealed. The census reveals more abou
TURNING OUR BACKS ON OUR HEROES: Britons identify more with JEDIS than Armed Forces
express / Posted 8 days ago
own Armed Forces, a shocking survey has revealed. The census reveals more about Jedi Knights than the Armed Forces The Royal British Legion, most well known for its annual Poppy Appeal, is calling for the Government to include new questions on... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Call for 'invisible' armed forces community to be recorded in next censusserving personnel, veterans and their families - estimated to number between 6.
Call for 'invisible' armed forces community to be recorded in next census
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
serving personnel, veterans and their families - estimated to number between 6.5 million and 6.7 million, according to the Royal British Legion. The organisation is now calling for the community to be recorded in the next census, which will be... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Call for 'invisible' armed forces community to be recorded in next censusserving personnel, veterans and their families - estimated to number between 6.
Call for 'invisible' armed forces community to be recorded in next census
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
serving personnel, veterans and their families - estimated to number between 6.5 million and 6.7 million, according to the Royal British Legion. The organisation is now calling for the community to be recorded in the next census, which will be... Read more
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Gazette News
Royal British Legion planning poignant whistle tribute to remember fallen from the Battle of the Sommein military history is being planned, but organisers need more people to get in
Royal British Legion planning poignant whistle tribute to remember fallen from the Battle of the Somme
Gazette News / Posted 8 days ago
in military history is being planned, but organisers need more people to get involved. The Colchester branch of the Royal British Legion are planning two ceremonies on July 1 to mark a century since the start of the Battle of the Somme in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sinn Fein's Martin McGuinness may attend Battle of the Somme 100th anniversary eventMedia and Sport on behalf of the British Government, the Mission du Centenaire
Sinn Fein's Martin McGuinness may attend Battle of the Somme 100th anniversary event
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Media and Sport on behalf of the British Government, the Mission du Centenaire on behalf of the French Government, The Royal British Legion and the Commonwealth War Graves Commission. Ahead of that, the day will start with a dawn service at... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Mayor's parade in Wallingford celebrates town's communityof Cholsey Silver Band’s live brass soundtrack, followed by local branches of t
Mayor's parade in Wallingford celebrates town's community
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
of Cholsey Silver Band’s live brass soundtrack, followed by local branches of the Brownies, Cubs, Scouts, Guides, Beavers, Royal British Legion, Rifles and others. It marked the start of Mrs Lester’s second year as mayor, featuring a flypast of... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Mayor's parade in Wallingford celebrates town's communityof Cholsey Silver Band’s live brass soundtrack, followed by local branches of t
Mayor's parade in Wallingford celebrates town's community
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 9 days ago
of Cholsey Silver Band’s live brass soundtrack, followed by local branches of the Brownies, Cubs, Scouts, Guides, Beavers, Royal British Legion, Rifles and others. It marked the start of Mrs Lester’s second term, featuring a flypast of thundering... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Best marathon for grandpa RalphDedicated Rosalie Kersey set a new personal best and raised vital funds for the
Best marathon for grandpa Ralph
Wakefield Today / Posted 9 days ago
Dedicated Rosalie Kersey set a new personal best and raised vital funds for the Royal British Legion in memory of her veteran grandfather when she tackled last month’s London Marathon. Ms Kersey took three hours and 45 minutes to complete her fourth... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Six local heroes given British Empire Medalspure dedication and passion and he really enjoys doing it."Anne Hickman for ser
Six local heroes given British Empire Medals
Nottingham Post / Posted 11 days ago
pure dedication and passion and he really enjoys doing it."Anne Hickman for services to the community in Retford and to the Royal British Legion One of the main reasons Anne Hickman collected her award at County Hall was that of her work with the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Relatives of fishing trip IRA bomb attack soldiers visit scene for plaque unveilinglast September and arranged for the plaque to be erected. It will be unveiled
Relatives of fishing trip IRA bomb attack soldiers visit scene for plaque unveiling
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
last September and arranged for the plaque to be erected. It will be unveiled at a service at 3.30pm on Sunday in the Royal British Legion hall in Enniskillen. Kenny Donaldson from SEFF said: "The plaque is being unveiled three days prior to... Read more
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Hunts Post
Centenary service for First World War soldier buried in Huntingdonshire villagechurchyard at the Church of St Botolph, Stow Longa. Sunday’s service, conducte
Centenary service for First World War soldier buried in Huntingdonshire village
Hunts Post / Posted 12 days ago
churchyard at the Church of St Botolph, Stow Longa. Sunday’s service, conducted by Dr John Rawlinson, was organised by the Royal British Legion’s Riders branch, as part of a project called Cambs876remembered. The Riders have pledged to remember all... Read more
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Gazette News
Military hero injured in Colchester bomb blast joins Invictus Choirceremony of the event for wounded former soldiers organised by Prince Harry wit
Military hero injured in Colchester bomb blast joins Invictus Choir
Gazette News / Posted 12 days ago
ceremony of the event for wounded former soldiers organised by Prince Harry with the support of Help for Heroes and the Royal British Legion. Their story is being documented in a series of BBC television programmes and Mr Mudd said he loved the... Read more
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Times of Malta
No rum business for Battle of Jutland survivor's heirloomJutland. The British Grand Fleet was under the command of Admiral Sir John Jel
No rum business for Battle of Jutland survivor's heirloom
Times of Malta / Posted 12 days ago
Jutland. The British Grand Fleet was under the command of Admiral Sir John Jellicoe, who became one of the founders of The Royal British Legion after the war. There was no clear winner in the battle but the Germans never challenged the British... Read more
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