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Matt Ratana: memorial service to be held for Met officer killed in line of duty

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A special memorial service for the Metropolitan police sergeant Matiu “Matt” Ratana, who was shot and killed on duty last year, will be held so police officers get the chance to say a final farewell to their colleague...

‘We won’t let it fade’: bereaved call for UK Covid memorial to be preserved

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Few memorials require restoration before they are complete, but that is the reality facing the bereaved who care for the national Covid memorial wall opposite the Houses of Parliament in London. Armed with pots of cri...

In the darkness and dust: memorial recalls the hard history of British mining

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They toiled far underground in dark, cramped and dangerous conditions, emerging at the end of their shifts caked in coal dust and often gasping for air. Towns grew up around the collieries; boys followed their fathers...

New police memorial honours officers killed in the line of duty

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If PC Fiona Bone had turned a different way, if she had been sick that day, if her degree in film production studies had led to more work, her father, Paul, would have not spent the last nine years grieving. For offic...

Wall of love: the incredible story behind the national Covid memorial

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On the morning of the day of the Euro 2020 final, Westminster Bridge is already bustling with football fans and England flags, but down by the riverside hush prevails. On the Albert Embankment, there is a wall, sobre ...

Cantlay admite que la victoria en el Memorial fue "extraña" después de la retirada de Jon Rahm en el Covid-19

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Patrick Cantlay entregó un birdie de embrague al final de la ronda y un putt de par de 12 pies en un desempate para ganar el Memorial en un domingo lleno de drama., un poco de lluvia y no Jon Rahm. Cantlay cerró con un bajo 71 y ganó...

Normandy marks D-day anniversary with new memorial

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Along the coast of Normandy the flags were out. The pipe-and-drum bands were touring the cemeteries and memorials commemorating the dead. The motley ranks of war re-enactors in their khaki wool uniforms sped through t...

What should Britain’s memorial to the Covid pandemic look like?

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Memorials aim to be an eloquent last word on an event. A key quality is that they resist change: they attempt to fix for us an abiding sense of what exactly has happened. They can be many things: columnas, tombs, plaqu...

Charity co-founder sentenced for using Anzac memorial funds for personal use

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A woman who claimed to be selling commemorative bricks honouring the Anzacs but instead used the money for her own personal living expenses has been sentenced to a 16-month intensive corrections order. Yvonne Hall, w ...

Fund for Covid victims memorial at St Paul’s hits £2.3m target

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A fundraiser to create a memorial in St Paul’s Cathedral for those who have died in the Covid-19 pandemic has reached its £2.3m goal in under a month. An online book of remembrance will be installed in a portico struc...

Journalist ducks for cover after gunshots heard near George Floyd Memorial Square – video

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An Associated Press journalist had to duck for cover during a report from George Floyd Memorial Square in Minneapolis as gunshots rang out nearby. Philip Crowther was covering the first anniversary of George Floyd’s d...

Memorial aims to bring first world war to life for America’s new generations

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On a typical day the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington draws old soldiers from that conflict to run their fingers over the names, etched into polished black granite, de mas de 58,000 comrades who died. So the...

Kylie Minogue and Ed Sheeran perform The Loco-motion at Michael Gudinski state memorial – video

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The singers perform a duet of Minogue's breakout hit in honour of the legendary Australian music industry mogul, Michael Gusdinski, who died aged 64. Stars including Paul Kelly, Jimmy Barnes, Taylor Swift and Sting t...

Kylie Minogue, Ed Sheeran and Jimmy Barnes perform at Michael Gudinski’s state memorial

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Taylor Swift, Billy Joel and Elton John were among a raft of stars to lead tributes at the state memorial for Australian music industry titan Michael Gudinski. British singer Ed Sheeran, who was granted an exemption t...