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Old 23-02-2017, 06:23 PM   #26
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The Skinners' School..
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John Moore-Bick studied forestry at St Catherine's College, Oxford, was commissioned into the Royal Artillery in 1971 and transferred to the Royal Engineers in 1972..He attended the German General Staff Course (F├╝hrungsakademie der Bundeswehr) from 1980 to 1982.. He became military assistant to the Chairman of the NATO Military Committee in 1987, served as Commanding Officer of 21 Engineer Regiment during the Gulf War and, after attending the Higher Command and Staff Course at the Staff College, Camberley in 1994, became chief engineer for the NATO Implementation Force in Bosnia & Herzegovina in 1995.. He became Director of Staff Duties at the Ministry of Defence in 1997, became leader of the study team into Defence Postgraduate Academic Training in 1999 and was appointed military advisor to the High Representative for Bosnia & Herzegovina in 2000.. He became General Officer Commanding United Kingdom Support Command (Germany) in 2001 and then UK Special Defence Adviser to Serbia & Montenegro in 2003 before retiring in 2005..

Tell me, Senor: did you nurse Catherine yourself?..

Silence of the Lambs - Singer Sewing Machine Scene..

He is General Secretary of the Forces Pension Society was Master of the Skinners' Company and is Chairman of the Governors of The Skinners' School for Boys and commonly known as Skinners, is a British grammar school with academy status for boys located in the town of Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England..Established in 1887, the school was founded (one of the 108 livery companies of the City of London) in response to a demand for education in the region..Skinners has always been a selective school with entrance examinations held from the very first year in 1887 with 53 boys, many of whom had to walk in excess of 6 miles to reach class each day, through to 1945 when the 11-Plus Examination was first introduced..The Company to found a third school in 1888 - which is now The Judd School..The Company opened a girls school in Hackney, London, called The Skinners' Company's School for Girls..The Knox Wing (built in 1980) contains 8 class rooms each of very similar appearance..The Cecil Beeby Building is the one of the newest building on the school grounds built in 2002..He also serves as Deputy Lieutenant of East Sussex..


Gulf War (258 of 374) - Desert Storm (New Zealand) 23rd February, 1991..

21 Engineer Regiment RE is a regiment of the British Army's Royal Engineers.. It is based at Claro Barracks, Ripon, Catterick Garrison in Yorkshire..The siting of the garrison was first recommended by Robert Baden-Powell who founded the Scouting movement in 1908 whilst he, as Inspector-General of Cavalry, was based at the army barracks, at that time located in Richmond Castle..On 12 August 1914, the order was issued for the construction of the camp, following the outbreak of the Great War..After serving as a prisoner of war camp at the end of the Great War, the idea to make Catterick a impermanent military barracks was first suggested after the partitioning of Ireland in 1921, the required land was purchased and building plans were put forward in 1923 - Construction was undertaken by John Laing & Son and by the mid-1930s most of the camp's facilities were complete.. During the Second World War the camp was once again used to house POW..Catterick Garrison was once home to one Yorkshire's largest cinemas, the "Ritz Cinema" was opened on 21 December 1940 and had over 1000 seats..Duchess of Kent Hospital is the local military hospital & medical centre that was opened on 6 October 1976..Lacking a true "town centre," the Garrison gained its first large supermarket, a Tesco store, in 2000; along with a retail park known as "Richmondshire Walk", which also includes a McDonald's, a Poundstretcher and a Peacocks...The three garrison churches are dedicated to St. Joan of Arc, St Aidan, and the Garrison Memorial Church of St Martin & St Oswald..St John's Churchyard, which now contains the war graves of 64 Commonwealth service personnel of the First World War and 2 of the Second World War..That's all I can remember, mum, but if I think of any more, I will let you know...
http://www.skinners-school.co.uk/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Moore-Bick
https://forcespensionsociety.org/new...in-bfbs-radio/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Skinners%27_School
https://forum.davidicke.com/showpost...2&postcount=53I collect church collapses, recreationally..Did you see the recent one in Sicily?. Marvelous!..He knew that a middle-aged man can be so desperate for wisdom he may try to make some up, and how deadly that can be to a youngster who believes him..Oh wrangling schools, that search what fire..In the vaults of our hearts and brains, danger waits...https://forum.davidicke.com/showpost...&postcount=107

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