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Writing The Test (1)

Yesterday morning I grabbed my goodies and headed off to Birmingham to write my “Life in the UK Test”. Naturally there is a whole backstory to this but in a nutshell I needed to pass it to continue with my … Continue reading

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George Ravenhill VC.

George Albert Ravenhill (21/02/1872 – 14/04/1921) was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the Second Boer War when the following deed took place on 15 December 1899 at the Battle of Colenso. The Citation, recorded in the London … Continue reading

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