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John Baron MP raises awareness of Heroes Return programme

September 14, 2010
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MP says funding available but time running out John Baron MP is raising awareness about a fully funded programme to allow WW2 veterans and for their spouses return to visit where they saw active service. With the 65th Anniversary of VJ Day having recently passed, the Big Lottery Fund is encouraging Second World...
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John Baron MP votes to withdraw troops from Afghanistan in historic Parliamentary debate

September 9, 2010
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Today there was historic debate and vote in the House of Commons as to whether Britain should withdraw its troops from Afghanistan. In his speech, John Baron MP highlighted past errors, over optimistic assessments, an unsuccessful counter insurgency-campaign, a poor economy and corrupt Government, and high civilian casualties as to reasons why the West...
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John Baron MP raises awareness of Heroes Return programme

September 3, 2010
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John Baron MP is raising awareness about a fully funded programme to allow WW2 veterans and for their spouses return to visit where they saw active service. With the 65th Anniversary of VJ Day having recently passed, the Big Lottery Fund is encouraging Second World War veterans and their widows to apply to...
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John Baron MP attends British Legion ‘Thank You’

August 13, 2010
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John Baron MP attends British Legion ‘Thank You’

John Baron MP, recently attended a British Legion event whose aim was to say thank you to all those MP’s who have done their bit for the Legion over the year.  The Event was held in Parliament and was attended by John Farmer, the National Chairman of the Royal British Legion.  John said: “The...
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John Baron MP commemorates 70th anniversary of Battle of Britain in Parliament

August 5, 2010
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John Baron MP commemorates 70th anniversary of Battle of Britain in Parliament

John Baron expressed his heartfelt thanks to the RAF – past and present – on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Britain at a recent reception held in Parliament. John attended the cross-party event in Parliament as part of the RAF Benevolent Fund’s nationwide campaign encouraging people to mark the...
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