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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...
2014/11/23 13:43
2014/11/23 13:43
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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...
2014/11/18 16:51
2014/11/18 16:51
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Defence Minister Anna Soubry described the case of a Merseyside soldier who died in the Falklands and whose family are fighting for his gallantry to be recognised as an “injustice”. Corporal Stewart...
2014/11/17 10:34
2014/11/17 10:34
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NOTORIOUS 'Safari Boy' Mark Hook, of Gloucester, is back behind bars after admitting a house burglary - the latest in a long series of offences which began when he was a young boy. In 1993 Hook, 38,...
2014/11/16 16:16
2014/11/16 16:16
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Aviator notched up almost 1200 hours, 11 victories and military honours over France. Blenheim-born Captain Clive Franklyn Collett MC and Bar, became New Zealand's first fighter ace with 11...
2014/11/15 23:07
2014/11/15 23:07
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Former Iban tracker Awang Raweng never forgets his life-or-death firefight with the terrorists during the Emergency — even if the nation does Awang (second right) shares his war experiences with...
2014/11/15 21:20
2014/11/15 21:20
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A rare eyewitness account by one of the British heroes of the Battle of Rorke’s Drift has sold for £15,500 at auction. Assistant Commissary Officer (ACO) Walter Dunne’s letter, dated January 24 1879,...
2014/11/14 11:46
2014/11/14 11:46
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My 90-year-old father-in-law asked for my help recently. He gave me a white linen bag, tightly drawn and knotted at the neck. It had been found among the possessions of his father, who died in 1969....
2014/11/13 17:42
2014/11/13 17:42
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Join Breaking New Editor Good morning Merseyside - I'm Ben Turner and it's a pleasure to be up this early. I'm delighted to be bringing you the news and travel between now and 2.30pm from the ECHO's...
2014/11/13 16:16
2014/11/13 16:16
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A debate will be held in parliament over the campaign for a Merseyside soldier who died in the Falklands war to be formally recognised for gallantry. Wallasey MP Angela Eagle said the adjournment...
2014/11/13 15:15
2014/11/13 15:15
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Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, Princess Anne of the United Kingdom lays a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va., Nov. 6. Princess Anne laid a...
2014/11/13 01:48
2014/11/13 01:48
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Prince William Jokes About Using Christmas Bells to Keep Track of Son George Prince William gets a gift of Christmas bells Prince William knew just what to do with a set of Christmas bells he got...
2014/11/12 21:39
2014/11/12 21:39
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JOHN Farrell (1883-1955) was a teacher and soldier. He was born on March 20, at Hamilton, Scotland. He was the son of a coal-miner, Joseph O’Farrell and his wife Mary (nee McLaughan). His father...
2014/11/12 14:02
2014/11/12 14:02
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The son of a railway worker, John (Jack) Dimmer was born in Gloster Street Lambeth (near Vauxhall) on 9 October 1883. As a lieutenant in the 2nd Battalion, The King's Royal Rifle Corps he was awarded...
2014/11/23 13:43
2014/11/23 13:43
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