Lieutenant Ian Hammerton, 91, from Dartford, Kent, is one of a small band of surviving D-Day officers. He was among the first to land at Juno Beach on 6 June 1944. He commanded five “flail” or “crab” tanks, belonging to the 22nd Dragoons, equipped with frontal booms and chains to detonate mines
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Friday 27 February 2009
AC Milan coach Carlo Ancelotti insists he does not fear for his job following his team's unexpected elimination from the Uefa Cup at the hands of Werder Bremen last night.
Tuesday 24 February 2009
Wednesday 10 December 2008
Primark's flagship London store delivered its biggest one-day of sales in the value fashion giant's 39-year history last Saturday, as further details emerged of its plans to conquer Europe.
Monday 08 December 2008
Fed-up airline passengers stood in long queues at Stansted Airport today after a protest by environmental campaigners closed the runway.
Sunday 31 August 2008
Friday 15 August 2008
Chelsea striker Claudio Pizarro has returned to Germany to join Werder Bremen on a one-year loan deal.
Wednesday 30 July 2008
Arsenal have confirmed the signing of Portugal Under-21 midfielder Amaury Bischoff from Werder Bremen.
Saturday 12 April 2008
Thirty-five naked and cash-strapped pensioners in Mickey Mouse masks will do their best to shock opera-goers in the east German city of Erfurt tonight when a re-interpretation of Verdi's A Masked Ball holds its premiere.
Werder Bremen 1 Rangers 0 <i>(Rangers win 2-1 on agg)</i>: McGregor's heroics repel Werder to seal place in last eight
Friday 14 March 2008
Allan McGregor was the Rangers hero as Walter Smith's team rode their luck in Bremen to reach the Uefa Cup quarter-finals.
Thursday 13 March 2008
The Rangers manager, Walter Smith, has emphasised the importance of scoring an away goal tonight as the Scottish side's hosts, Werder Bremen, attempt to make up for their 2-0 defeat in Glasgow last week.
Friday 22 February 2008
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Thursday 07 December 2006
Tuesday 06 September 2005
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- 2 Richard Nieuwenhuizen death: Six teenagers and 50-year-old father convicted of manslaughter in shocking case of referee killed over a game of football
- 3 Exclusive: Newcastle United's star talent-spotter Graham Carr on brink as Joe Kinnear sparks walkout at St James' Park
- 4 Vast methane 'plumes' seen in Arctic ocean as sea ice retreats
- 5 From charmer to bully: My encounter with Charles Saatchi