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mark occomore



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PostPosted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 6:06 pm    Post subject: Royal Wootton Bassett Reply with quote

Wootton Bassett is to be the first town in more than 100 years to get the title of "Royal" in recognition of its efforts to honour the UK's war dead.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-wiltshire-12757984

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It's a great honour for the war dead.

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I wonder how they go about changing town names? Maps will need to be changed too.


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PostPosted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 6:11 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yes Mark, most of us will know this already.
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John W



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PostPosted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 8:04 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Colin!

Third warning on this matter, if you have no comment ON THE HEADLINE subject then please don't respond.


Mark!

Third warning on this matter, if you have no comment ON THE HEADLINE subject then please don't post.


Both behaviours can be regarded as spamming. Rule 1.

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mark occomore



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PostPosted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 8:17 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

HELLO John can't you see? There's a comment under the headline!
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becky sharp



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PostPosted: Wed Mar 16, 2011 10:51 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yes,Mark, it's a nice recognition of the respectful way the people of Wootton Bassett have shown their support for our troops....
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