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Theatre company premiering new show telling story of the rehearsal of the D-Day landings

Posted on June 8, 2015

This summer, internationally renowned Cornish theatre company Kneehigh is premiering a brand new show called 946, an KH_946_Billing onlyadaptation by Michael Morpurgo (War Horse) and Emma Rice of Morpurgo’s The Amazing Story....

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70TH ANNIVERSARY SERVICE, 28TH APRIL 2014

Posted on July 8, 2014

On the 28th April 2014 a memorial service to mark the actual 70th Anniversary of Exercise Tiger took place in the Tank Car Park in Torcross...

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Memorial Service April 28th 2014

Posted on September 5, 2013

Following on from the successful memorial service in April 2013 to commemorate the start of the 70th Anniversary the Exercise Tiger Remembered team are planning another ceremony in 2014...

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Exercise Tiger Remembered

Posted on September 4, 2013

John Casson has brought together a team under a new organisation called ‘Exercise Tiger Remembered’ to continue the hard work that the 2013 commemorative weekend started with regards to raising public awareness of the tragedy...

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John Casson honoured by Marine Corps League

Posted on August 22, 2013

John Casson has been honoured by the United States Marine Corps League with their ‘Distinguished Service Award’ in recognition of his leadership in coordinating the Exercise Tiger Memorial event...

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69th Anniversary Commemorations

Posted on August 15, 2013

Young and old came together between 26th and 28th April to commemorate the start of the 69th anniversary of Exercise Tiger, the practice landings and the mass evacuation...

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