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Sussex Review - week 36 + 37, 2018


The dates and destinations for the couple’s upcoming Oceania tour have been announced by Kensington Palace. The couple will be ‘Down Under’ for 15 days: starting in Sydney, Australia, on Tuesday 16 October and ending in Rotorua, New Zealand, on Wednesday 31 October. 978 more words

Duchess Of Sussex

Norway 75

Eight Royal Marine Commandos retrace the paddle strokes of their WWII comrades and their surgical strikes into Nazi occupied Norway during 1943 using similar tandem folding kayaks. 57 more words

The Paddler News

Statues and Monuments: Royal Marines

This statue was placed in St James’ Park in 1903 as a memorial to the Royal Marines who had died during the actions in South Africa and China. 122 more words


#249 – Invermallie Bothy and the Commandos of Achnacarry

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On our 2017 Scottish trip, Chris and I (plus Border Collie ‘Mist’) had visited a couple of bothies in the course of our mountain walking (see post… 882 more words


News Round-Up – July 14th 2018

Here are some of the latest British military news stories making the headlines this past week.

General Defence News

Britain’s ’70-year holiday from history is over’, says Defence head… 328 more words