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  1. Three Ships Sail One World in P&O Cruises ProgramRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... ports for Arcadia including Hilo in Hawaii, St Vincent in the Cape Verde Islands, Port Stanley in the Falkland Islands and the ship's first visit to Tauranga on February 25. Arcadia will also call at Auckland and Bay of Islands during her New ...

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  2. Trade mark it within the CommonwealthRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    ... not part of the UK and is the only "foreign" jurisdiction mentioned in the UK Trade Marks Act. Neither the Falkland Islands nor South Georgia are mentioned in the UK Trade Marks Act, but UK trade mark registrations are effective there automatically, ...

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  3. Keeping a close eye on our home watersRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2014 | Portsmouth Today

    ... stocks in the UK often operating hundreds of miles off the UK coast. The fourth is HMS Clyde and is the Falkland Islands' Patrol Vessel continuously based there to provide protection to South Georgia and the Falkland Islands Maritime trade is the ...

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  4. The WilliesDEATH at the Finish LineRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2013 | American Reporter

    ... were also among Thatcher's friends. And she was friendly with the junta in Argentina until they claimed the Falkland Islands and gave her an excuse to launch a bogus little war to boost her standing in the polls. In northern Ireland, she and her ...

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  5. Obama's Luck on the World StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Commentary Magazine

    ... Back in 1982, an economically failing Argentina decided to distract its public by seizing the British-held Falkland Islands. Today, the same thing could occur, only Britain is too impotent to respond and the White House-with its misguided notion of ...

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  6. Falklands war remembered with new Doncaster memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | South Yorkshire Times

    ... Whitby, councillor Heather Coughlan, also attended. Whitby is twinned with Port Stanley, the capital of the Falkland Islands. Ex-special forces sergeant Gordon Mather, chairman of SAMA82, said: "It was an extremely important mission and was a ...

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  7. The Never-Ending Falklands WarBy Michael LuongoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Daily Beast

    ... reclaim the British territory at its heart. But the islands in the South Atlantic are not Argentina's. The Falkland Islands-as their English name goes-remain a far-flung British territory, the subject of a 1982 bloody two-month war between Britain ...

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  8. BAS Fur Seal Conclusions ChallengedRead the original story

    Friday | South Atlantic Remote Territories Media Association

    S.Georgia : BAS Fur Seal Conclusions Challenged Submitted by Falkland Islands News Network 25.08.2014 Claims by a BAS scientist that South Georgia's Antarctic fur seals are suffering as a consequence of a decline in krill abundance associated with climate change has been challenged by the South Georgia Government and by DEFRAs Chief Scientist.

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  9. YPF Discovers O&G In Patagonia - Good News for Argentina and helpful news for the FalklandRead the original story

    Friday | South Atlantic Remote Territories Media Association

    Falklands : YPF Discovers O&G In Patagonia - Good News for Argentina and helpful news for the Falklands' Oil industry Submitted by Falkland Islands News Network 26.08.2014 Any good news about oil and gas discoveries in the Patagonian area of Argentina and Chile has potentially good results for the Falklands' Oil industry in that reserves of ... (more)

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  10. Legislative Assembly 28 August 2014 Part 1Read the original story

    Friday | Falkland Islands News Network

    ... you get on in the future. Also you will be able to keep in touch with us and see what we get up to in the Falkland Islands. RH: I am grateful to be able to say just a few words. I reflect that almost the last official words that I say in public here ...

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  11. Telecommunications Service Out for Public ConsultationRead the original story

    Friday | Falkland Islands News Network

    By J. Brock A public consultation regarding telecommunications services in the Falkland Islands will be carried out from Friday 29th August 2014 until Friday 26th September 2014.

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  12. Portfolio Report and Debate of Me Gavin Short MlaRead the original story

    Friday | South Atlantic Remote Territories Media Association

    Falklands : PORTFOLIO REPORT AND DEBATE OF ME GAVIN SHORT MLA Submitted by Falkland Islands News Network 28.08.2014 Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, it has been quite a while since I have given a report on the Public Works Department and there has been a fair bit going on since I last reported to the House.

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  13. Report on the meeting of Executive Council held on Wednesday 27 August 2014Read the original story

    Friday | South Atlantic Remote Territories Media Association

    Falklands : Report on the meeting of Executive Council held on Wednesday 27 August 2014 Submitted by Falkland Islands News Network 27.08.2014 The first paper of the day was the Financial Business Case for a New Port and the Director of Central Services attended for this item.

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  14. Bournemouth Air Festival 2014: Day One liveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Bournemouth Echo

    ... of three years in the Paras and has taken part in at least one operational tour of duty in either the Falkland Islands, Northern Ireland, Kosovo, Sierra Leone, and Afghanistan or Iraq. They're battling the wind tonight but doing an astonishing job. ...

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  15. Baby penguins make public debut at Aquarium of the Pacific in Long BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Press-Telegram

    ... Penguins, native to South America, colonize along the coasts of Argentina and Chile, and throughout the Falkland Islands. The largest colony of Magellanic Penguins in the world, more than 500,000 live in Argentina's Patagonia region. The birds ...

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  16. Royal Marines brother and sister perform at Edinburgh CastleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Surrey Advertiser

    ... Her Majesty's Royal Marines Collingwood, Fareham, and during her career has visited the USA, Norway and the Falkland Islands. Glen, who joined in 2009 and has served with both the Portsmouth and Plymouth bands, helped in the operation to provide ...

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  17. Artefact: David Chellingworth and the 100-year-old Coastguard book Picture: Finnbarr Webster F15976Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    ... the first British naval defeat for a century. It would go on to fire the first shots of the battle at the Falkland Islands on December 8, 1914. After the German threat in the South Atlantic was quelled, the Canopus went to the Mediterranean and took ...

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  18. Sens. Rubio, Casey: ISIS Best Funded Terror Group in HistoryRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | News Max

    ... richer than al-Qaida and as wealthy as the small nations of Tonga, Kiribati, the Marshall Islands, and the Falkland Islands, according to reports. Related Stories:

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  19. Brunel's cigar donated to museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Newsday

    ... travel and setting new standards in engineering, reliability and speed. After being left to rust in the Falkland Islands it was rescued and returned to Bristol in 1970, where it was restored and turned into a tourist attraction. Among the donated ...

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  20. Post-Colonial Territory Photography - Jon Tonks Photographs Remnants...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Trend Hunter Magazine

    ... 'Empire,' the series focuses on post-colonial regions. Ascension Island, Tristan da Cunha, St. Helena and Falkland Islands, all of which are scattered around the South Atlantic, were photographed in present-day. However, this might not be ...

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