Over sixty men, women and children have been rescued from the bank of the River Thames after choosing the foreshore rather than the road to watch the Varsity Boat Races. 511 more words
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Afghan interpreter who risked his life on the front line with British troops shot with his son by Taliban hitmen after he says he was ‘abandoned’ by the UK Government.
An Afghan interpreter who risked his life on the front line with British troops was shot with his two-year-old son by Taliban hitmen after he says he was ‘abandoned’ by the UK Government. 847 more words
When I was seventeen, a chap in uniform came to my school to speak to anyone interested in an Army career. Whether he was an officer or soldier I can’t recall, but I remember him being exact in speech and not terribly impressed with the awkward and gangly dozen of us who sat behind the wooden workstations in the biology laboratory classroom before him. 661 more words