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Major General Matthew Holmes ‘sacked by email’ before his death

The Times/The Sunday Times 16 Oct 2021
His death has sparked a feud between the Royal Marines and the Royal Navy, with each side disputing the events that happened before he died.
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Cairn overlooking Faslane renamed in memory of former Vale of Leven Academy teacher and Royal Marine

Daily Record 15 Oct 2021
The former Royal Marine was just 37 when he passed away last year whilst carrying out work as a tree surgeon ... .
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China launching equivalent of Royal Navy every four years

Yahoo Daily News 15 Oct 2021
They disagreed about the role of Commandant General Royal Marines, but when it came to the need to project power to underwrite the international rules-based order, Gen Holmes and Adml Radakin were in the same boat ... Two new Royal Marine Littoral Response Groups will have particular ...
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Meghan and Harry's 'sustainable' investment firm Ethic has shares in Rupert Murdoch's Fox News, a ...

The Daily Mail 15 Oct 2021
Today royal expert Penny Junor said their backing of Ethic could mean 'life is going to be very difficult for Meghan and Harry', adding it is 'asking for trouble' and 'setting themselves up for a fall' ... Royal Family ... New head of the Royal Marines warns death of leading general...
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Police seized firearm from home of ex-Royal Marines chief days before his death

The Independent 14 Oct 2021
Police seized a licensed firearm from the home of the former head of the Royal Marines just days before his death.
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Maj Gen Matthew Holmes had firearm seized from home days before death

BBC News 14 Oct 2021
A licensed firearm was seized by police from the home of the former head of the Royal Marines days before his death ... The 54-year-old served in Northern Ireland, Kosovo, Iraq and Afghanistan, and was Commandant General Royal Marines from 2019 until April.
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Queen to attend sixth opening of Welsh Parliament

AOL 14 Oct 2021
... the front of the Senedd, where the Welsh and British national anthems will be played, and a royal salute will be given by the Royal Navy with the Band of the Royal Marines.
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Royally reliable: Queen looks radiant in pink as she steps out with a walking stick ...

The Daily Mail 14 Oct 2021
It is the first time the royal has visited Wales in five years ... Members of the royal family will also greet pupils from Mount Stuart Primary School at the front of the Senedd, where the Welsh and British national anthems will be played, and a royal salute will be given by the Royal Navy with the Band of the Royal Marines.
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Woman found in water after car abandoned on Nanaimo ferry

North Shore News 14 Oct 2021
A search on water and land was conducted by Nanaimo RCMP, Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue, and the Canadian Coast Guard, and the woman, in her 50s, was found about 9 a.m. in water off Vancouver ... Police are not pursuing charges ... .
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200 areas in Johor face water supply disruption due to fire at Water Treatment Plant (WTP)

Malaysian National News Agency 14 Oct 2021
REGION - SOUTHERN ... Credit ... The integrated water supply company said apart from industrial areas and housing estates, the water supply disruption also affected the offices of the Royal Customs Department , Malaysia Maritime Enforcement Agency, Marine Department, Tanjung Pelepas Port, Legoland Theme Park and Senai International Airport (LTAS) ... ....
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Harry and Meghan-backed 'ethical' investment firm has ploughed millions into Facebook and Twitter despite couple's ...

The Daily Mail 14 Oct 2021
The 'hippy' Wall Street investment firm backed by Prince Harry and Meghan Markle bought tens of millions of dollars of shares in Twitter, Facebook and YouTube's owner Google despite the couple decrying the 'hate' they have encountered online and their personal crusade against fake news ... New head of the Royal Marines warns death of leading general...
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Photos: Remembering the late Oakland A’s legend Ray Fosse through the years

Red Bluff Daily News 14 Oct 2021
It was a sad day for the Oakland Athletics and baseball fans all over as the longtime team’s broadcaster and catcher Ray Fosse died Wednesday. He was 74 ... 14, 1973 ... 21, 1973 ... He was 74 ... (AP Photo, File) Kansas City Royals’ Hal McRae, right, collides with Mariners’ catcher Ray Fosse at the plate, Sept. 20, 1977 ... 19, 2013.
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More than 700 mourners attend funeral of former head of the Royal Marines

AOL 13 Oct 2021
All elements of the Royal Marines attended the funeral, which was led by the Dean of Winchester Catherine Ogle, including 42 Commando, to which Maj Gen Holmes belonged, with ...
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Matthew Holmes funeral: Defence Secretary and senior military figures among 700 mourners at Royal Marines ...

The Daily Telegraph 13 Oct 2021
... the funeral of the former head of the Royal Marines ... All elements of the Royal Marines attended the funeral, which was led by the Dean of Winchester Catherine Ogle, including 42 Commando, to which Maj Gen Holmes belonged, with music provided by the Royal Marines Band Service.
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Royal Marines chief warns of tensions over Matthew Holmes’s death

The Times/The Sunday Times 13 Oct 2021
Holmes, a father of two, had been removed as Commandant General Royal Marines (CGRM) in April as part of a restructuring of the Royal Navy, having served.
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