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Trooping The Colour

In the 17th Century in the reign of Charles II, Trooping the Colour was first put into place and used as a focus point, so every soldier could recognise those colours, (the brightly – coloured flags of a battalion) visible above the smog and dust of his own regiment when in battle.  Every day soldiers […]

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Happy Birthday To Her Royal Majesty The Queen

Elizabeth Alexandra Mary was born on April 21st 1926. She married Prince Phillip; The Duke of Edinburgh on the 20Th November 1947 and in 2010 celebrated an amazing 63 years of marriage! It was on 6Th February 1952 that her father died and she was now to step up to the throne and become Queen […]

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