Events for Friday 14th June 2013

On This Day in History

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Argentinian Surrender in Falklands

14th June 1982

Surrender of Argentinian troops by General Menendez to the British Task Force in Port Stanley following the Argentine invasion of the British-owned Falkland Islands in the South Atlantic.

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Victory in the Falklands
(Hardback - 224 pages)
by Nick Van der Bijl

The Hundred Days that saw the British response to General Galtiere of Argentina’s invasion of the Falklands are for many British people the most remarkable of their lives.

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This Day's Events


The Cholmondeley Pageant of Power

Starts: Fri 14th June
Ends: Sun 16th June
Price: View website for various types of tickets
Tel: 01829 772432.
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Cholmondeley Castle, Cholomondeley SY14 8AH

Vehicle & Air Show in Cholomondeley

The sixth Cholmondeley Pageant of Power will celebrate a festival of noise from the loudest Formula One car to the roar of the Aero Engines. The weekend will assault the senses with a cacophony of sound generated by specialist engines that for decades have been a driving force over land, sea and air.

2013 will see the fastest car and bike motorsport action yet. The Supercar paddock promises to be the most extensive ever. There will be more manufacturer stands, death defying air displays, terrifying stunts on water, new artisan food stalls and endless opportunities to shop within our exclusive lifestyle pavilion and trade area.

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