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2014/11/27 00:10
2014/11/27 00:10
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BRAVE: Decorated war hero Colour Sergeant Alan Dennis of the Mercian Regiment in Afghanistan is going to sell his war medal to provide for his family [PH] Colour Sergeant Alan Dennis, 40, is selling...
2014/11/27 00:10
2014/11/27 00:10
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2014/11/26 23:12
2014/11/26 23:12
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WHERE is the commitment word when it is blatantly needed? All political quarters have been sympathetic to the retention of the old Golden Point State School, William Dunstan Reserve and mooted...
2014/11/26 21:22
2014/11/26 21:22
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Some of the world's best known leaders have their say on what leadership is and how it looks to them. Nelson Mandela was arguably one of the world's most loved leaders. Fairfax Digital...
2014/11/26 18:59
2014/11/26 18:59
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County historian Malcolm Graham has revealed in his new book how the city of Oxford was transformed during the Great War. Andrew Ffrench reports AS the former head of the Oxfordshire Studies Centre,...
2014/11/26 03:21
2014/11/26 03:21
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Climbing drainpipes, dining on rat and terrible guilt about the deaths of a German woman and her children: The extraordinary life of the VERY modest WWII spy as she receives France’s highest...
2014/11/26 00:51
2014/11/26 00:51
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Doomed dogs of war: MoD destroys dozens despite loyal service DOZENS of dogs who loyally served Britain have been destroyed by the Ministry of Defence this year, the Daily Express can reveal. Many...
2014/11/25 16:19
2014/11/25 16:19
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The story of a heroic cat who served with the Royal Navy has been told in a new book. Writer Steve Hulmes, from Hyde, assisted author Jacky Donovan with her book Simon Ships Out, based on the life of...
2014/11/25 16:17
2014/11/25 16:17
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Secret agent ‘Genevieve’ shows Apiata her Legion of Honour medal Former SAS soldier Willie Apiata shares service experiences with former World War II spy Pippa Doyle who was presented with the Legion...
2014/11/25 13:34
2014/11/25 13:34
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A SPECIAL remembrance Sunday event was held in Berkeley this year – including the unveiling and blessing of a commemorative stone installed to honour a soldier who earned the Victoria Cross. After an...
2014/11/25 13:09
2014/11/25 13:09
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Against the backcloth of this convulsive family history, it is little wonder Speight the Younger has seldom countenanced a career in public office. His father, George’s brother, also rose quickly in...
2014/11/25 11:43
2014/11/25 11:43
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The government is to launch a “rigorous” investigation into the case for a Merseyside solider who died in the Falklands to be recognised for gallantry – The family of Corporal Stewart McLaughlin,...
2014/11/25 02:27
2014/11/25 02:27
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It is not often a group of Queensland school students get to question a Victoria Cross recipient – or a 17-year-old cystic fibrosis survivor – about the very decisions that changed and saved their...
2014/11/23 13:43
2014/11/23 13:43
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JOIN author John Howell as he talks about his intriguing book The Only Woman at Gallipoli at Taree Library on Wednesday, November 26 from 2pm. JOIN author John Howell as he talks about his intriguing...
2014/11/22 18:20
2014/11/22 18:20
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Judge David Wynn Morgan reprimanded Mr Blacker after he turned up at Cardiff Crown Court in August with his black legal robes decorated with ribbons he claimed to have been awarded by St John...
2014/11/21 16:35
2014/11/21 16:35
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Durban - Our national highways are in great condition, which they should be considering how booby-trapped with tolls they are, but you need a Victoria Cross to venture off the beaten track on any back...
2014/11/21 15:49
2014/11/21 15:49
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The Prince of Wales presented rock star Cerys Matthews with her MBE today - and congratulated her in Welsh. Charles bestowed the honour on the 45-year-old singer during a ceremony at Buckingham...
2014/11/21 11:32
2014/11/21 11:32
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Paul Sivell carving the tree outside the West Wight Sports Centre. LOOKING BACKTHE approach to the West Wight Sports Centre, Freshwater, was made more interesting and welcoming, thanks to the...
2014/11/21 00:05
2014/11/21 00:05
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Abused: South African bowler Imran Tahir. Photo: AFP While Australian cricket fans should not be short of ammunition to take the mickey out of Imran Tahir, the South African spinner was instead the...
2014/11/19 16:00
2014/11/19 16:00
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Confederate editor Under the gentle rustle of the last of the season’s scarlet maple leaves, Royal Canadian Legion Branch 134 was blessed with an unusually warm day for its annual Remembrance Day...
2014/11/19 05:17
2014/11/19 05:17
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... news War medals go under the hammer A Victoria Cross awarded to a Tasmanian for heroism during World War I is set to go under the hammer, along with a rare George Cross awarded to an...
2014/11/27 00:10
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