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Elderly Royal Navy veteran was forced to live in his car for a YEAR after becoming homeless - Manchester Evening News

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:26:27 GMT


Manchester Evening News

Elderly Royal Navy veteran was forced to live in his car for a YEAR after becoming homeless
Manchester Evening News
Elderly Royal Navy veteran was forced to live in his car for a YEAR after becoming homeless. The veteran, who was 76-years-old when he became homeless, has spoken out ahead of Armed Forces Day this weekend. Share; Comments. ByNeal Keeling.

Royal Navy instructor shocked and delighted to have received an MBE - Leigh Journal

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 05:45:37 GMT


Leigh Journal

Royal Navy instructor shocked and delighted to have received an MBE
Leigh Journal
The 28-year-old, who joined the Royal Navy after leaving school at 16, was responsible for a number of duties, including assigning personnel to ships in a difficult period of redundancies. The former Lowton High School pupil said: “I could never have ...

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Derbyshire Royal Navy family picked to take part in Armed Forces Day at National Memorial Arboretum - Burton Mail

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 11:05:15 GMT


Burton Mail

Derbyshire Royal Navy family picked to take part in Armed Forces Day at National Memorial Arboretum
Burton Mail
A Derbyshire Royal Navy family will take centre stage at a national day designed to honour the UK's Armed Forces. The Curry family were chosen for the top role at Armed Forces Day which will be held at the National Memorial Arboretum in Alrewas on ...

Police arrest 49-year-old after Royal Navy bomb disposal team rush to Blantyre home - The Scottish Sun

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 10:03:41 GMT


The Scottish Sun

Police arrest 49-year-old after Royal Navy bomb disposal team rush to Blantyre home
The Scottish Sun
A police spokeswoman confirmed a 49-year-old man was arrested following the finding of “firearms and ammunition” and “two suspect devices” at a home on Kirkton Avenue. A Royal Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal attended to remove the devices.
Firearms and ammunition seized at Blantyre houseBBC News
Guns, ammunition and devices found in bomb-scare houseSTV News

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Take a tour onboard HMS Albion, the Swiss Army knife of the Royal Navy - Plymouth Herald

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 19:32:00 GMT


Plymouth Herald

Take a tour onboard HMS Albion, the Swiss Army knife of the Royal Navy
Plymouth Herald
Leaving Devonport for first time in six years is a big deal for the amphibious command ship, one of the largest vessels in the Royal Navy. "It is quite a momentous occasion for all of us,2 says Captain Tim Neild. "Sailors love going to sea. Everyone is ...

Meet the inspirational mum who loves fighting drug crime for the Royal Navy - Plymouth Herald

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:34:18 GMT


Plymouth Herald

Meet the inspirational mum who loves fighting drug crime for the Royal Navy
Plymouth Herald
Petty Officer Danielle Setterfield is a fighting-fit mum-of-two who has held her own in the male-dominated world of the Royal Navy. It was the Womens Royal Naval Service (WRNS) that paved the way for her career. Opening in 1917, it acted as the women's ...

Navy chiefs in visit to Sunderland Royal Hospital - Sunderland Echo

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 05:00:04 GMT


Sunderland Echo

Navy chiefs in visit to Sunderland Royal Hospital
Sunderland Echo
Sunderland Royal Hospital Reserves Day. Front from left Hospital CE Ken Bremner and Brigadier Richard Spencer OBE ADC Royal Marines. Back from left Consultant Mr Peter Small, Director of HR Kath Griffin, Captain Robert Anderson - Royal Navy and ...

Microsoft co-founder finds Italian warship sunk by Royal Navy 77 years ago - Telegraph.co.uk

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 12:46:22 GMT


Telegraph.co.uk

Microsoft co-founder finds Italian warship sunk by Royal Navy 77 years ago
Telegraph.co.uk
The ghostly wreck of an Italian warship that was sunk by the Royal Navy during the Second World War has been found at a depth of 12,000ft in the Mediterranean. The well-preserved remains of the Artigliere were discovered by a research team led by Paul ...

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Royal Navy officer 'raped sailor after she performed lap dance to stop him kissing her' - Metro

Thu, 08 Jun 2017 17:54:12 GMT


Metro

Royal Navy officer 'raped sailor after she performed lap dance to stop him kissing her'
Metro
A Royal Navy officer raped a female sailor after she performed a lap dance for him, a court heard today. Lt Nicholas Robinson allegedly pinned the woman to her bed and attacked her after she invited him back to her room. Two vigils held for double ...

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£11m Cardiff Bay navy reserve training centre approved - BBC News

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:27:00 GMT


BBC News

£11m Cardiff Bay navy reserve training centre approved
BBC News
Plans for an £11m training centre for Royal Navy reserves in Cardiff Bay have been given the go-ahead. Cardiff Council approved the plans and a procurement process should be finished by November. Building will start in 2018 and take about one year to ...

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