Category Archives: General Blog

EU DEFENCE FORCE – RED ALERT!

READ THIS NOW “click here“ I make no apologies for circulating the attached posters as a matter of utmost urgency. Whilst the media is soaking us with the progress, or otherwise, of the Brexit negotiations, Government Ministers are seeking to … Continue reading

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For sale £28,500 OVNO Viper V8 built in 1987 – Reg Plate Included

For sale £28,500 OVNO Viper V8 built in 1987 as the first demonstrator by Cobretti Engineering, correctly registered as a Cobretti Viper, 1961 registration “298 VPH” & No road fund license required… We can also take care of all servicing, accident damage … Continue reading

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Recognize this Ass Hole UK Driver ???

Feel sorry for the pedestrian Family laughing, obviously traveling fast as the front nearside of the vehicle is “pitch down” as avoiding action to miss the kerb… Therefore deliberate… Total Wanker (s)

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STOP THE YULIN DOG MEAT FESTIVAL in CHINA

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Rename the East Stand of the Sunderland Stadium of Light to ‘The Bradley Lowery Stand’

Please sign the petition “Rename the East Stand of the Sunderland Stadium of Light to ‘The Bradley Lowery Stand’.” and wanted to see if you could help by adding your name. Our goal is to reach 75,000 signatures and we … Continue reading

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350th ANNIVERSARY of DARELLS DAY SUNDAY 25th JUNE 2017 plus more…

YOUR SUPPORT FOR TWO DAYS AT SUFFOLK ARMED FORCES WEEKEND EVENT 24th to 25th June 2017 TO INCLUDE 350th ANNIVERSARY of DARELLS DAY SUNDAY 25th JUNE 2017 1100hrs – 1700hrs Landguard Fort FELIXSTOWE   Bring the whole family to the … Continue reading

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Vote NO, for FUK’s sake

In March 2017 the First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon won a key vote in the Scottish Parliament to stage a second independence referendum. The UK government will now be asked to grant Scotland the powers to stage a fresh … Continue reading

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Hotpoint – Indesit – Creda – Swan… Urgent Tumble Dryer Safety Notice (Free Repair)

Check on one of these sites relevant to the product make for your Tumble Dryer Telephone 0800 151 0905 or Check online (links below) 1. Creda & Proline owners should use… http://safety.hotpoint.eu 2. Indesit owners should use… http://safety.indesit.eu 3. Hotpoint … Continue reading

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Membership of “”Friends of the Royal Marines Museum”

Foxnwolf comments……. I noticed on the minutes of the FRMM  held on 22nd March 2017 that membership numbers are now only 548 !!! We must have a new member recruitment drive taken on-board ASAP All you Bootnecks out there in … Continue reading

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The NHS repeat prescription service from Pharmacy2U

The NHS repeat prescription service from “Pharmacy2U” is a quick and easy way to get your medicines Delivered to your door NHS PRESCRIPTIONS… REPEAT PRESCRIPTIONS… “Register Here”

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UNITED AIRLINES – ONLY IN AMERICA

Oscar Munoz, the charismatic CEO of United Airlines, is PRWeek U.S.’s Communicator of the Year for 2017 Maybe because of this Excellent Customer Service by United Airlines Munoz will be honored at the annual PRWeek U.S. Awards ceremony in New … Continue reading

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Not Booked Your Summer Holiday Yet?

Maritime Heritage Tours have increased their programme this year and can now offer the following holidays: a visit to Historic Malta a cruise round the Croatian islands Moscow and St Petersburg and Menorca plus a promised visit to view HMS QUEEN … Continue reading

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SSBN634 2017 Reunion

We’re receiving some responses and a list is attached.  Don’t hesitate to register.  The earlier the better is my motto, since it helps me to know the numbers. Below is all the information needed to join our happy group for … Continue reading

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DODGY WINDOWS UPDATES ?

BEWARE On 12th December i had notification of 3 windows updates, after checking what they were (seemed like normal updates) i downloaded them (from the windows update site) and my PC went back to year  zero with ALL home screen … Continue reading

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Petition: Exclude the Armed Forces core meal provision from the 20% VAT rate

Hopefully some of you will wish to sign this Petition Exclude the Armed Forces core meal provision from the 20% VAT rate The powers that be will extract their last drop of blood out of the Armed Forces While the … Continue reading

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Why the American People Should Vote for Hilary Clinton

Why the American People Should Vote for Hilary Clinton An interpretation of a Nostradamus prophecy goes to say that the third antichrist could rise in 2016. Its rise could lead to World War 3, a nuclear war or biological warfare … Continue reading

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Dads Army… ISIS Style

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BEFORE BUYING A 2nd HAND VEHICLE IN THE UK

BEFORE BUYING A 2nd HAND VEHICLE IN THE UK via Trader / Garage or Private individual CHECK 1 To confirm that the registration number matches the vehicle you are considering. This will confirm all the basic vehicle details check here… … Continue reading

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Coast-watch Station Visit: 2nd November 2016

The Society for Nautical Research (South) has kindly invited our members to join them for a fascinating visit to the National Coast-watch Station at Fort Blockhouse on Wednesday 2nd November.  For further information, please see the attached leaflet which includes … Continue reading

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NHS healthcare for veterans (UK)

A veteran is someone who has served in the armed forces for at least one day There are around 2.8 million veterans in the UK (if you reside in a commonwealth country or an ex pat, check your local health … Continue reading

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Telephone Preference Service (TPS)

We are the Telephone Preference Service The Telephone Preference Service (TPS) is a free service. It is the official central opt out register on which you can record your preference not to receive unsolicited sales or marketing calls. It is … Continue reading

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Get an iPhone ready for new ownership

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Sir Phillip Green and his “Toy” MV Lionheart

What a Tinker, plundered BHS down to its rivets prior to selling the company for £1 to a serial bankrupt. What ever happened to due diligence from Sir Green, his bankers, accountants and anyone else involved in this “Deal” ??? … Continue reading

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The Chilcot Report 2016 – Free Copy

THE CHILCOT REPORT 2016 1x public statement 1x executive summary 12x volumes (option for complete file at bottom of this page) ******* Please Consider a Donation for every copy you download TXT BOOT13 £3 to 70070 ******* 2016-09-06-sir-john-chilcots-public-statement the-report-of-the-iraq-inquiry_executive-summary volume … Continue reading

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Friends RMM Newsletter Summer 2016

Friends of The Royal Marines Museum Friends RMM Newsletter Summer 2016 Dinner Application Form 7 October 2016

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2 Stroke Gardening Equipment inc Brush-Cutters, Hedge-trimmers, Chain Saws etc…

Do you own one of these 2 stroke machines ? Or similar I may be slow on the uptake and that you already know about these dreaded bits of kit when it come round to fueling them. Getting the mix … Continue reading

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Armed Forces Day National Event – Cleethorpes – Saturday 25th June 2016

For all members who do not live near us here in Portsmouth – the following event may be of interest to you: The Armed Forces Day national event is heading to North East Lincolnshire Each year, North East Lincolnshire hosts … Continue reading

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Armed Forces Day – Portsmouth Historic Dockyard – Saturday 25th June 2016

Free with a valid attraction ticket A full day of Musical Entertainment, including music from The Three Belles Military Vehicle Display Family Challenges at Action Stations Including: Air Cadets will be joining us this year – ‘1189 Portsmouth Squadron’ & ‘1098 … Continue reading

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Lyn Rigby – A Mothers story

Lyn Rigby’s story charts the unfathomably difficult time she has endured since May 2013 when her son, 25-year-old Fusilier Lee Rigby, was butchered on a London high street by two British-born young men compelled to avenge the killing of Muslims … Continue reading

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Driver Required Urgently For Short Term Duty

A driver is needed urgently (has to be former military pref: RM and Para) for driving duties fir ASCOT on Friday and Saturday this week.  There is a briefing this evening for all drivers. If anyone is interested. Call Pat … Continue reading

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Veterans Job Fair 19th July 1200hrs to 2000hrs

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Shrapnel Summer Sale – Saturday 11th June 2016 10am to 8pm

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Cenotaph 2016 Changes To The Application Process

Ladies and Gentlemen, Below is a letter from the RBL explaining that for this years Cenotaph there is a change to the Application process and timeline for submitting your applications. If you wish to take part in this years Cenotaph … Continue reading

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY IS SEEKING MORE PARTICIPANTS FOR PTSD NEUROIMAGING RESEARCH

Oxford University has started taking on participants for a study into the impact of combat experiences on the brain. There will be many of you who will have relevant experience that may help this important work which is aimed at improving the … Continue reading

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China Fleet Club 25th Anniversary Golf Day – Friday 10th June 2016

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RMA Website Will Be Under Maintenance On Thursday 12th May 2016

Please be advised that the RMA website will be down for a period of time on Thursday 12th May 2016. At this time it is unclear how long this will be for but the best case will be a couple … Continue reading

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Vehicle Excise Duty, VED aka Road Tax (UK) 2017

Changes to the running costs of your vehicle, such as the 2017 changes to car tax (Vehicle Excise Duty, VED), could have a big effect on your budget. The tax you pay on your car (Vehicle Excise Duty, VED) is … Continue reading

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Important News From The Department Of Works And Pensions

SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS/STATE BENEFITS Synopsis: A new armed forces National Insurance credit is available for spouses and civil partners who joined their partners on overseas postings. Claims can be made going back to 1975. Announcement: Friday, April 15, 2016 The … Continue reading

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Goodbye to my England, So long my old friend

Goodbye to my England, So long my old friend       Your days are numbered, being brought to an end       To be Scottish, Irish or Welsh that’s fine       But don’t say you’re English, that’s way out of line.       … Continue reading

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Volunteers Required For Research Programme

Maxine Ashby at the Naval Recovery Centre gave me your details, as I am looking for participants for a research project I am running at the H4H Recovery Centers (including Plymouth) over the next few months. This has been approved … Continue reading

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Purple Warriors Are Launched

I am a retired Lt Col (ex Cdo gunner) and a GB paddler.  A group of my paddling friends, some ex military, some just plain civilian supporters, totally inspired by our veterans, have got together to launch a new sports … Continue reading

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House of Memories, Dementia Day… 25th – 26th April 2016

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Donald Trump recites “The Snake”

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Current Position of the ISS

Current Position of the ISS

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Help find this Cuddly Dog, who will find it first the ISS or someone on the ground

Pupils at Morecambe Bay Primary School are appealing for the public to look out for a soft toy dog who has gone missing after being launched into space earlier this week… What a great school that must be…

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WORLD BACK UP DAY 31st MARCH 2016

Don’t let your files fade away, order yours today with up to 10% off from selected retailers …….        

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Dr Fox (Online Doctor & Pharmacy)

Dr Fox provides prescription medicine delivered direct for some routine treatments. The service is fully UK regulated and managed by GPs in Bristol who work in the NHS and as part of a team at Dr Fox. Genuine medicine is … Continue reading

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Beating Retreat 2016 And The Corps Reception

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Oxford University is Seeking Participants for PTSD Neuroimaging Research

Oxford University is conducting a study into the impact of combat experiences on the brain. There will be many of you who will have relevant experience that may help this important work which is aimed at improving the understanding of the impact of … Continue reading

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Exclusive Preview of Batman v Superman “Dawn of Justice”

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