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  1. Duke of Westminster launches memorial fund to honour Liverpool World War One Pals

    21st March 2011 by admin Duke of Westminster arrives at Liverpool town hall

    The Duke of Westminster, Honorary Colonel of The Royal Armoured Corps, today pledged £10,000 to The Liverpool Pals Memorial Fund as part of a campaign to commemorate Liverpool’s World War One sacrifice. At the campaign’s launch held at Liverpool town hall councilman Joe Anderson generously presented a cheque for £10,000 on behalf of Liverpool’s city council.  Read more…


  2. Prince Harry set back in latest flying test

    16th February 2009 by admin Prince Harry carries a 9mm pistol and wears body armour in the desert in Helmand Province

    Just days after he got into a major controversy over a racist remark against one of his army colleagues, Prince Harry has suffered yet another setback this year by failing in his first flying test…. The 24-year-old third-in-line to the British throne has flunked the theory-based flying test at a Royal Air Force base in  Read more…


  3. The Royal Dragoon Guards climb the Christmas charts

    15th January 2009 by admin small_dragoons_gold_disc

    The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards are commonly known as the ‘piping’ regiment of the Royal Armoured Corps… Their latest album (Spirit of the Glen: Journey) has held the top spot in the Classic Charts for 8 weeks and has, to date, sold more than 300,000 records worldwide and as such has achieved ‘Gold’ status. As a direct  Read more…


  4. Prince Harry to start pilot training

    24th December 2008 by admin prince_harry_pilot

    Prince Harry is to follow in his brother’s footsteps and attend RAF College Cranwell in Sleaford… Harry, currently an officer in the Royal Armoured Corps, Household Cavalry Regiment, will become a fully qualified Army Air Corps pilot eventually after two and a half years of training. His brother Prince William completed his training earlier this  Read more…


  5. The Duke of Westminster attends new memorial service

    12th November 2008 by admin medium_bovington_memorial

    New war memorial unveiled at the home of the Duke’s beloved Royal Armoured Corps in Bovington… On Tueday the 9th of November, the 90th anniversary of the First World War, a new memorial was unveiled at Bovington to remember those who have died in more recent conflicts. The Duke of Westminster was the guest of  Read more…


  6. Prince Philip celebrates St Patrick’s Day

    27th March 2008 by admin

    Saint paddy’s day celebration for Queen’s Royal Hussars The Duke of Edinburgh celebrated St Patrick’s Day in Germany with soldiers of The Queen’s Royal Hussars (QRH). Prince Philip, the regiment’s Colonel-in-Chief presented sprigs of shamrock to 200 former servicemen. The Prince had also visited the Queen’s Royal Hussars in Basra in November 2006, when the  Read more…


  7. Harry – hugely grateful for having the opportunity

    7th March 2008 by admin

    PRINCE Harry has said he was disappointed at having to cut short his tour of duty in Afghanistan, but was keen to return to the frontline as soon as possible. The 23-year-old returned home yesterday, nearly 48 hours after a US website broke an embargo agreed between British media and the defence ministry not to  Read more…


  8. Prince Harry withdrawn

    by admin

    Prince Harry has been withdrawn from Afghanistan because of the media’s disclosure of his deployment there, the British Ministry of Defense said Friday. The prince had been deployed to Afghanistan since December. There was a media agreement to keep the information secret for security reasons, but a US Web site broke the blackout, prompting the  Read more…


  9. Prince Harry makes Queen proud

    by admin

    The Queen, said that her 23-year-old grandson had performed a good job in a very difficult climate. “There is a feeling in the family that it was right for the Prince to do his military duty,” one courtier said. “Like in any family there was concern for his safety but coupled at the same time  Read more…