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TODAY

Today, Saturday, 19 May 2018, is a rare day indeed. It is a day when it is perfectly acceptable to fly the Union Flag. As many as you want. It is also perfectly acceptable to be English, or to be…

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ON THIS DAY

Sixty Nine years ago today, June the 6th 1944, an event occurred which played a major part in ending the Second World War. D-Day. The “D” does not stand for “Deliverance”, “Doom”, “Debarkation”, “Death” or anything resembling the terms that have…

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DEJA VU

Latin Monetary Union 1865 to 1927 The Political Disaster That Led To World War One ‘Cigpapers’ Guest Writer There has been a Monetary Union of European Nations in the past – the consequences were as predictable as they were catastrophic…

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