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2014/09/22 14:51
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Victoria Cross and other medals sold to Tory peer for more than the price of a house A Victoria Cross awarded to a soldier has been bought by a senior Tory peer for more than the average house. Lord...
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2014/09/20 16:46
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The teeny, tiny, four-pound Yorkshire terrier backpacked through the New Guinea jungle and cheered up injured soldiers. She's considered to be one of the first therapy dogs. And while a noble duty,...
2014/09/19 14:27
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The Victoria Cross and George Cross Association has given its backing to a controversial new England kit that incorporates the Victoria Cross emblem within its design. The Rugby Football Union...
2014/09/19 12:53
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On This Day - Monday 15th Thomas Fox tidies graves at the German War Cemetery on Cannock Chase in about 1956. 1830: At the official opening of the Liverpool and Manchester Railway, Britain’s first...
2014/09/18 17:39
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The case of one Lance Naik Lala, who served in the 41st Dogra division, and was awarded the Victoria Cross, illustrates the bravery displayed in the so-called First Battle of Hanna in Mesopotamia. The...
2014/09/18 13:13
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But what would independence mean for sport? Let us rub our crystal haggis and peer into the sporting future of iScotland… If Scotland severs her formal and historical ties with England and the rest...
2014/09/18 12:46
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Christian Lealiifano, centre, takes on two Highlanders during their last visit to Canberra. Photo: Stuart Walmsley ACT Brumbies captain Stephen Moore has pencilled in the round-one derby against his...
2014/09/18 04:56
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Controversial design: The offending article features the icon on the chest area. England rugby bosses have had second thoughts about championing a Victoria Cross design on controversial new jerseys...
2014/09/18 01:44
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To use Harrison’s ultimate sacrifice as inspiration for an award reflecting, say, Tom Wood’s sterling work at the breakdown seems borderline distasteful. And it appears as though the Rugby Football...
2014/09/18 01:36
2014/09/18 01:36
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SBD Global/September 18, 2014/Marketing and Sponsorship Rugby Football Union Under Fire Over Use Of British Military Symbol On Kit The Rugby Football Union "was accused by a leading charity of...
2014/09/17 17:58
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The Rugby Football Union has apologised for any offence caused by the use of the Victoria Cross on the new England shirt. Miniature rubber versions of the medal appear on the shirt in order to...
2014/09/17 09:12
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The Rugby Football Union have been criticised for using the Victoria Cross as part of the design for the new £90 England shirt. The image of the medal, the highest honour British and Commonwealth...
2014/09/17 08:24
2014/09/17 08:24
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The borough’s education boss has vowed she will ‘not desert Wokingham’ after being selected to run for Parliament in North West Durham. Councillor Charlotte Haitham Taylor is the Conservative Party’s...
2014/09/17 03:23
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Fairfax apologises to Stynes and Negus over articles on ‘dud root’ soldier comments Fairfax Media has apologised to Yumi Stynes and George Negus two-and-a-half years after the pair were vilified for...
2014/09/16 23:41
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Published at 07:37, Wednesday, 13 August 2014 THE lights went out all over Tynedale on Monday night as the district marked the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War. In a poignant echo of...
2014/09/16 18:24
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The 74th anniversary of the Battle of Britain will be observed at the Dunedin Cenotaph at 11am on Sunday. But there were aerial attacks on England in an earlier war, writes Gordon Parry. When men...
2014/09/16 06:13
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Private Henry May, a reservist with the Cameronians (Scottish Rifles), braved a "hail of lead" to rescue soldiers, including his platoon commander, at La Boutillerie, France, on October 22,...
2014/09/15 18:31
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David E. Hornell of Mimico and his flight crew's struggle to survive adrift in the North Atlantic Portrait of Flight Lieutenant David E. Hornell. From Kenneth Hare-Scott, For Valour (Peter Garnett,...
2014/09/14 17:48
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Bikers have paid their own tribute to First World War soldiers from the region who won the supreme award for bravery. Seventeen riders from across the North travelled 146 miles to visit the graves...
2014/09/14 07:08
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It has been announced that there is an application to demolish Moynihan House in St George’s Bay. The building is named after two prominent British men who lived there – Captain Andrew Moynihan, an...
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