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My hometown has a visitor from Aussie

My hometown has a visitor from Aussie

Nelson's just the place to relax Last updated 12:30 05/05/2012 Share Print Text Size COLIN SMITH/Fairfax NZ AUSSIE VISITOR: The Royal Australian Navy's Adelaide-class frigate HMAS Newcastle berthed at Port Nelson Rest and recreation is the plan for the...

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Submariners reflect on Falklands Conflict

Submariners reflect on Falklands Conflict

Submariners reflect on Falklands Conflict News Submariners reflect on Falklands Conflict 3 May 2012 A retrospective on British submarines in the Falklands Conflict was officially opened with an historic ceremony and a nod to the future of the Silent Service....

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Just had a rack of lamb

Just had a rack of lamb

Another day of holiday and tomorrow is my day off, isn't that wonderful. Mei roasted a rack of lamb, from Mongolia and delicious, would prefer New Zealand lamb but they won't export enough of it here for some reason. Maybe because it is China, or maybe...

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Just had a rack of lamb

Just had a rack of lamb

Another day of holiday and tomorrow is my day off, isn't that wonderful. Mei roasted a rack of lamb, from Mongolia and delicious, would prefer New Zealand lamb but they won't export enough of it here for some reason. Maybe because it is China, or maybe...

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RN Navy chefs on display

RN Navy chefs on display

Confection perfection welcomes Dragon to the Fleet News Confection perfection welcomes Dragon to the Fleet 1 May 2012 Cutting-edge destroyer HMS Dragon was presented with a magnificent character-filled cake to mark her commissioning into the Fleet. The...

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HMS Diamond fires her first Sea Viper

HMS Diamond fires her first Sea Viper

Bird away! Diamond fires her first Sea Viper 1 May 2012 Britain’s third cutting-edge Type 45 destroyer HMS Diamond is ready to deploy having fired her main armament for the first time. The ship downed a drone target on a range off the Outer Hebrides using...

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