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Camera captures Nazi troops at rest

Photographs taken on a German World War Two soldier’s camera – which was found by a British war hero – have been put on permanent display close to where they were found in the Netherlands. Royal Marine Arthur Thompson, from Herne Bay in Kent, came across the camera on 1st November 1944 during the Allied operation to liberate the Dutch, …

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Windy everywhere

Damaging Windstorm Lashes UK and Northern Europe  A significant wind event is ongoing across Ireland and the United Kingdom and will spread over northern Europe through Friday. The strongest winds on Thursday impacted Northern Ireland, Scotland and northern England where sustained winds of 65-80 kph (40-50 mph) were common. Data accessed by Accuweather.com meteorologists show that wind gusts reached 183 …

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