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Newsletter 06 July 2018

Do you know that today is International Kissing Day? So, how do you celebrate international kissing day? Well that’s simple enough isn’t it? Wake up in the morning and kiss your partner good morning, then greet your friends with a quick kiss on the cheek to show them how much you appreciate them. If you’re …

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Newsletter 28 June 2018

On this day in 1491, the future King Henry VIII of England was born, the second son of Henry VII and Elizabeth of York. He succeeded to the throne in 1509, due to the earlier demise of his brother Arthur, and went on to have 6 marriages, beheading 2 wives, divorcing 2 more, seeing one …

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Newsletter 14 June 2018

Today marks the anniversary of the surrender of Argentine forces to British troops in the Falkland Islands, returning the islands to British control and freeing the islanders from Argentine military rule. The conflict lasted 74 days and ended with the Argentine surrender, in Port Stanley, on 14 June 1982. In total, 649 Argentine military personnel, …

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Newsletter 31 May 2018

According to legend, on this day in 1678 Lady Godiva took pity on the people of Coventry, who were suffering grievously under her  husband’s oppressive tax regime.  Her husband agreed to repeal the taxes if she would strip naked and ride through the streets of the town, clothed only in her long hair.  She agreed, …

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Newsletter 17 May 2018

I don’t normally write about politics or the military in the opening paragraph of the newsletter, but today I’m going to buck that trend and write a paragraph about a few young men who had the courage and dedication to carry out a daring operation against the enemy of freedom that was Nazi Germany. They …

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