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A bit of Parade Training from the UK

A bit of Parade Training from the UK

Sailors and marines hone drill skills for Windsor Diamond Jubilee parade News Sailors and marines hone drill skills for Windsor Diamond Jubilee parade 17 May 2012 With just two days to go to the military’s principal Diamond Jubilee event, sailors and...

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HMS Daring visits Saudi Arabia

HMS Daring visits Saudi Arabia

Jubail, not Jubilee, for Daring News Jubail, not Jubilee, for Daring 17 May 2012 HMS Daring showed what she can bring to security and stability in the Gulf region when she dropped in on her Saudi partners. The list of firsts on the Portsmouth-based warship’s...

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A cake fit for a Queen

A cake fit for a Queen

Ex-marines help produce a cake fit for the Queen News Ex-marines help produce a cake fit for the Queen 17 May 2012 Two former Royal Marine chefs were reunited as the helped to craft a magnificent cake for the Queen on behalf of the Armed Forces to mark...

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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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