Three soldiers seriously injured in Afghanistan have been visibly moved by the warmth of the welcome they have received in Gibraltar as the guests of the local Royal British Legion (RBL). As Lance Bombardier Ben Parkinson, Ranger Andy Allen and Rifleman Jake Barnett arrived in Main Street on their first morning there was loud applause from the children of St Anne’s school and the Hebrew School who had turned out to meet them. Read full article
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and when they have enjoyed themselves in Gibraltar they can take a trip to the Falklands, and cheer them up, and upset the argies again ??Jan 17th, 2011 - 07:40 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
ok, now I know you have mental issues [briton]Jan 18th, 2011 - 02:33 am - Link - Report abuse 0
Upset Argentina #1? Not really, we welcome tourists in every corner of our Republic.Jan 18th, 2011 - 05:05 am - Link - Report abuse 0
But they won't be visiting your so-called republic. IF they head down that way, they'll be visiting the democratic BRITISH Overseas Territory of the Falkland Islands. No need to get s**t on their shoes!Jan 18th, 2011 - 11:24 am - Link - Report abuse 0
Why do you argies argue abt the years 1833 ect, is it not true that Argentina did not even exist then, or am I dreaming, surely you can only claim anything from the day you become Argentina,Jan 18th, 2011 - 11:04 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
In that case the Falklands existed long before you, and is in fact older than you, so you should show your elder respect, ??
no doubt someone will tell me im wrong ok