In response to a quantity of requests we have decided to create a page dedicated to Their Royal Highness Prince George and Princess Charlotte of Cambridge. The Regiment amassed far more operational awards than any other units in Aden, 1 DSO, two MCs, three MMs, 1 MBE, six Mentions in despatches and three C in C certificate of commendations but lost 1 officer and 3 guys killed, five men severely wounded, and twenty of all ranks admitted to hospital.
During the 18th century the loved ones Discover more played little component in public affairs even though Squire John Fulford went on a spectacular spending binge in the 1760's which resulted in the Lake in front of the property getting constructed and new drives laid out in the park as effectively as the buy of lavish furnishings, not to mention getting his portrait painted as a dashing cavalier clad in a fetching crimson costume and being a single of the last individuals to employ a full time ‘fool dressed in the motley’.
Welcoming touches such as hand-made fudge left by the bed and a very good selection of teas and coffee on hand in the area so you could make your self a cuppa as you drank in the vistas of the restored Edwardian gardens and the rolling hills and rivers of the gorgeous surrounding countryside.
While in Sharjah B Sqn did “flag waving” tour by way of Sharjah & Muscat surprising all by managing to total the trip with a Scammel Recy Veh.While in Aden Sqns have been deployed up country in Habilayn exactly where attacks occurred until withdrawn to avoid gun involved with “Mad Mitch” entry to Aden with the hackles flying on the Armoured Auto aerials.
Our commanding officer was Lt.Sanderson from 1958-1960,we attached to many regiments while like the Buffs,Yorks&Lancs,Prince of Wales,Kings personal and the nearby APL,who we shared a camp with at Seedaseer linesOur job was to provide the troops up-nation at Dhala, Ammuam and Loader I hope I have spelt the names proper.We also had neighborhood details to carry out.
With far more and far more overseas records coming on line there has been a resurgence of interest in migration and the SDFHS West Dorset Group decided to hold a one day specific event on the subject: Historic Migration from the West Country - A Study revisited 20 Years on to be held on 9 June 2018 (9.30-5.00) at Loders Village Hall, near Bridport.
To mark Prince George’s fourth birthday, Kensington Palace released a darling new photograph of the Prince, taken by Chris Jackson at KP final photographer wrote on Instagram “I am thrilled and honoured that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have chosen to release this portrait I took to celebrate Prince George’s 4th Birthday.
One particular of the most alluring aspects of the UK’s wealth of heritage treasures is that sturdy sense of history they offer - the feeling of walking through landscapes, castles, battlefields, houses and buildings that have been the places for some of the most dramatic and famous events of the country’s past.