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Cambridge Primary School

I was hugely impressed by Aldershot’s newest school - the magnificent Cambridge Primary School and Head Sarah Kennedy.

Tower Hill Primary School

Huge thanks to Headteacher Linda Tansley for showing me around the outstanding Tower Hill Primary School in Farnborough - I really enjoyed the Harvest Assembly!

Aldershot Military Museum

It was brilliant to meet Kirsty at the Aldershot Museum today - and get behind the wheel of General Horrocks’ jeep!

Simon Jarvis Lecture Theatre Opening with Michael Gove

Today The Rt. Hon Michael Gove MP opened The Simon Jarvis Lecture Theatre at Farnborough 6th Form College. It was a wonderful tribute to an inspirational figure who has given 28 years of service and leadership to the college!

Defence Secretary visit to Home Command

I was delighted to welcome the Defence Secretary, The Rt. Hon Gavin Williamson MP, to Aldershot yesterday to meet Lt Gen Tyrone Urch CBE and the superb team at Home Command.

27 Regiment RLC

A superb brief from Lt Col John West and his fine team at 27 Regiment RLC in Aldershot today - 'the strength of the pack is the wolf and the strength of the wolf is the wolfpack'!

Ray Edwards MBE- Limbcare

I was delighted to catch up with the legendary and inspirational Ray Edwards MBE today at the Limbcare HQ in Farnborough.

Secret Aldershot Book Launch

The brilliant Paul Vickers has written another fine book about Aldershot’s heritage. I was delighted to get my copy of Secret Aldershot tonight and also see Nathalie from the Wessex Heritage Trust EDGE project.