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  1. Edward Prince of Wales pictures of WW1 front line set to go up for auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | ITV

    A series of photographs captured by the would-be King Edward VIII depicting life on the front line in France during World War One are to go under the hammer. The collection of more than 650 silver gelatin prints, taken by Edward, Prince of Wales, record his tour of the French lines between January and September 1915, in his early 20s.

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  2. Speech skills may win tripRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | The Otago Daily Times

    An Otago Girls' High School pupil has reached the national final of the Alliance Francaise Concours Oral with a chance of winning a trip to New Caledonia.

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  3. Student moved by monuments to Kiwi soldiersRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2014 | Taranaki Daily News

    History came to life for Huia Brown when she was in France to commemorate 100 years since the start of World War I. She returned to New Zealand on Saturday after spending two weeks in France with 10 other young ambassadors selected to represent the country at the ceremonies, held to mark the start of the Great War on July 28, 1914.

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  4. NZDF defends Bastille Day coloursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    New Zealand's military has defended its decision to march under regimental colours rather than the national flag at the Bastille Day parade in Paris marking the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I. Soldiers from 76 countries marched up the Champs Elysees on Monday to present their national flags - except for New Zealand, which instead ... (more)

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  5. Kiwi war heroes immortalisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    A memorial plaque immortalising Kiwis awarded the Victoria Cross during WW1 has been donated to New Zealand by the UK Government.

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  6. Ambassadors to FranceRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | The Otago Daily Times

    Three southern secondary school pupils will travel to France next month, where they will attend World War 1 commemorations as New Zealand's young ambassadors.

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  7. Kiwi ambassadors to travel to France for WWI commemorationsRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Scoop

    A group of eleven New Zealand students, aged seventeen to eighteen have been selected to travel to France from July 11th to 26th as part of a France - New Zealand school programme to commemorate the centenary of the First World War.

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  8. New Zealand Defence Force Ready For Anzac Day 2014Read the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | Scoop

    Friday 25 April marks the 99th anniversary of the ANZAC Cove landings in the First World War, and the New Zealand Defence Force will be present at over 270 commemorative events across New Zealand, and around the globe.

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  9. Few Kiwis Were Aware of Balkans CrisisRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | Scoop

    The author of the children's book presented to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge this month has reflected on 1914 New Zealand, just before the outbreak of war.

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  10. NZDF-Supported Anzac Day Commemorations in France, BelgiumRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2014 | Scoop

    The New Zealand Defence Force will be increasing its support for official and locally-run Anzac Day commemorations in France and Belgium this year with a 10 person contingent, including a Maori cultural element, from New Zealand as well as personnel based in Europe.

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  11. in Pictures: The royals in the WaikatoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | NBR Newsroom

    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are visiting the Waikato today. After flying into Hamilton, they split up to carry out separate visits.

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  12. It will pay to be early to get glimpse of a princeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | Waikato Times

    Parking will be at a premium in Cambridge tomorrow for those wanting to catch a glimpse of the royal couple, but people are still urged to leave their cars at home if possible, with tens of thousands expected to attend.

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