Falklands War

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First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

16:17 HMS Plymouth campaigners face legal battle race over ship's future

Campaigners fighting to save historic HMS Plymouth are facing a race against time to fund legal action to prevent the frigate from leaving the Mersey.Protesters are appealing for £5,000 to apply to have the ship “arrested” and halt its departure to Turkey, ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 13 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Swadlincote church holding fund-raising curry and bolognese night

Comments (0)A SOUTH Derbyshire church is holding a curry and bolognese night to raise money so that commemorative plaques can be restored.Emmanuel Church, on the corner of Civic Way and Church Street in Swadlincote ,will host the event in the hall on ... [Published Burton Mail - 14 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 2 reports

Chile Not Proud Of Support For UK Over Falklands War

SANTIAGO, Aug 19 (BERNAMA-NNN-AGENCIES) -- Chile is not proud of its role in the 1982 war between the United Kingdom and Argentina over the Falkland islands, said its Defense Minister Jorge Burgos.In that war, Chile had collaborated with UK, thus contributing ... [Published Bernama - 18 hours ago]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Paul Krugman: Why We Fight

Why do wars still exist? Why We Fight, y Paul Krugman, Commentary, NY Times : A century has passed since the start of World War I, which many people at the time declared was “the war to end all wars.” Unfortunately, wars just kept happening. And with ... [Published Economist's View - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Sad end for Wirral warship

HMS Plymouth, once the proud centre-piece of Wirral’s historic warships display, is facing an ignominious end.The warship, on which Argentina acknowledged defeat in the Falkland War, will leave Merseyside this month for a Turkish scrapyard, where it will ... [Published Wirral Globe - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Chile not proud of Falklands war support, but proud of peace treaty with Argentina

Defense minister Jorge Burgos said that most Chileans are not proud of the attitude of the Pinochet dictatorship when the Falklands/Malvinas war, but also admitted it happened at a very different and difficult moment in the relations between Chile and ... [Published Merco Press - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Second World War rescue dog among 'Hall of Heroes'

A Second World War rescue dog credited with saving more than 100 lives is among a new "Hall of Heroes" celebrating heroic figures from spanning centuries of history.Rip the rescue dog, who searched for people buried in the rubble after bombing raids during ... [Published itv.com - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Why are men and women divided on Iraq and Scottish Independence?

It is rare to see such a clear gender split on a political issueAlex Salmond and Nicola Sturgeon have managed to overcome gender differences on Scottish Independence, unlike many voters. © Scottish GovernmentTwo YouGov polls this week on very different ... [Published Prospect - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Inspirational Falklands war vet's award from PM

A FALKLANDS War veteran who started a charity that has helped thousands of cadets and reservists take part in expeditions across the globe, has been recognised by the Prime Minister for his work.Retired Lt Col Philip Neame from Malmesbury, founder of ... [Published Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Author and journalist Peter Chippendale has died

Journalist Peter Chippendale, who started out at John Pick’s press agency York and later became the author of a savage book about The Sun newspaper called Stick It Up You Punter!, has died at the age of 69.The son of a Leeds family, Chippendale spent ... [Published Prolific North - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 2 reports

William and Kate visit the graves of WW1 soldiers

New Editor Jonathan Wald tweeted from the St Symphorien military cemetery near Mons, Belgium:The art installation features 888,246 ceramic poppies - one for every British and Commonwealth soldier who died during the conflict.Take a look at the key individuals ... [Published itv.com - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 5 reports

VIDEO: Final farewell to a Lusty lady

HUNDREDS of people lined the harbour walls and jetty to wave home the Royal Navy's helicopter carrier HMS Illustrious as it sailed into port for the final time.Following 32 years of service, Tyne-built “Lusty” returned to Portsmouth Naval Base, Hampshire, ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Jul 23 2014]

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"She will therefore leave Birkenhead Docks this month and be recycled in accordance with statutory and regulatory permits associated with her transit and recycling programme."
However, it "would obtain ownership of HMS Plymouth only if needed and are not concerned who owns the ship or where she is located as long as it is saved for future generations to enjoy and learn from"
"But we are proud of the subsequent Peace and Friendship Treaty signed by Chile and Argentina."
"We are donating any money received on raffles to local charities and I would like to thank local businesses for participating."

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Campaigners raise £5k in 18 hours to fund legal... [Published Liverpool Echo - 11 hours ago]
Reader’s letters - Tuesday August 19, 2014 [Published Lancashire Evening Post - 11 hours ago]
16:17 HMS Plymouth campaigners face legal battl... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 13 hours ago]
HMS Plymouth campaigners face legal battle race... [Published Liverpool Echo - 13 hours ago]
Swadlincote church holding fund-raising curry a... [Published Burton Mail - 14 hours ago]
Chile Not Proud Of Support For UK Over Falkland... [Published Bernama - 18 hours ago]
Falklands' war statements from Chilean minister... [Published Merco Press - 20 hours ago]
Grimsby Telegraph published Humberston celebrte... [Published Grimsby Telegraph - 20 hours ago]
Memory, Truth, Justice [Published The Statesman - Aug 18 2014]
Paul Krugman Emphasises Public Choice; Pity He ... [Published Forbes.com - Aug 18 2014]
Sad end for Wirral warship [Published Wirral Globe - Aug 18 2014]
Why Bill Bennett Needs to Resign [Published TheTyee.ca - Aug 18 2014]
Chile not proud of Falklands war support, but p... [Published Merco Press - Aug 18 2014]
Paul Krugman: Why We Fight [Published Economist's View - Aug 18 2014]
PETER McKAY: No, Dave, we DO have a choice over... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 18 2014]
War rescue dog among Hall of Heroes [Published BT.com - Aug 18 2014]
Second World War rescue dog among 'Hall of Heroes' [Published itv.com - Aug 18 2014]
Alistair Dormer – From ship to shore [Published Rail-News.com - Aug 15 2014]
Greek Fire and Rescue Service purchase 105 ther... [Published Hemming Fire & Rescue - Aug 15 2014]
Why are men and women divided on Iraq and Scott... [Published Prospect - Aug 15 2014]
Inspirational Falklands war vet's award from PM [Published Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard - Aug 14 2014]
Oz: "Now, the most important is to help Gaza" [Published Ekot - Aug 14 2014]
The best way to get to know Buenos Aires [Published Taranaki Daily News - Aug 13 2014]
Inside the Cheesegrater London's latest skyscraper [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 13 2014]
Former journalist and co-author of Stick It Up ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 13 2014]
Obama Should Make Europe Yearn For Bush [Published Daily Caller - Aug 13 2014]
London office evolution: from Lloyd's to the Le... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 13 2014]
Author and journalist Peter Chippendale has died [Published Prolific North - Aug 13 2014]
Warship "Survivability" [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Aug 13 2014]
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Paul Krugman: Why We Fight [Published Economist's View - Aug 18 2014]
Why do wars still exist? Why We Fight, y Paul Krugman, Commentary, NY Times : A century has passed since the start of World War I, which many people at the time declared was “the war to end all wars.” Unfortunately, wars just kept happening. And with ...
Oz: "Now, the most important is to help Gaza" [Published Ekot - Aug 14 2014]
Amos Oz. Foto: Anneli Rådestad / Sveriges Radio As the Israeli troops started to withdraw from Gaza, Swedish journalist Anneli Rådestad met Amos Oz in his home in Tel Aviv. This is the full interview transcribed: Israeli writer Amos Oz calls ...
Warship "Survivability" [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Aug 13 2014]
LCS-Inspired Frigate/Corvette Variants (Lockheed Martin) Much of the recent discussion of the current Littoral Combatant Ship (LCS) program and the proposed new frigate FF(G)X involves the “survivability” of both classes. Numerous senior civilian ...
Warship "Survivability" [Published Information Dissemination - Aug 13 2014]
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Selling Weapons to Argentina [Published Think Defence - Jul 23 2014]
There is, and always has been, a stench of hypocrisy around the arms trade but we grudgingly accept it because we are rather good at it and it adds considerably to the nations wealth, directly and indirectly. Your typical left wing rant about selling ...
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