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Ceasefire Between Queensland Police and Nickelback Now In Effect

Police have called a ceasefire against Nickelback after a complaint from the rock band’s touring party about a series of cutting social media posts. Continue reading Ceasefire Between Queensland Police and Nickelback Now In Effect

Scotland Celebrates Outstanding World Pipe Band Championships

Shotts and Dykehead Caledonia were named the World Pipe Band Champions for 2015 at the World Pipe Band Championships in Glasgow yesterday.

Thousands of pipers and drummers gathered in Glasgow have seen a Scottish band crowned world champions for the first time in a decade.

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Canadian Sunset Ceremonies In Ottawa

The Sunset Ceremonies is a time-honoured tradition in Ottawa, featuring the world-famous RCMP Musical Ride and the signature Sunset Ceremony. This year’s themes are the 50th anniversary of Canada’s national flag and honouring the Nation’s Heroes.


The performance line-up has something for all ages including:

  • Equestrian Abilities Show and Dressage Demonstration
  • Mounted Arms Display
  • RCMP/Ottawa Police Service Pipes and Drums and Dancers
  • Central Band of the Canadian Forces
  • Rescue dogs from the Ottawa Valley Search & Rescue Dog Association
  • Kids’ Zone that will include the DND kids’ obstacle course, petting zoo, face painting and much more.
Find out more on the RCMP website.


Source: www.rcmp-grc.gc.ca

Paul Hardcastle Re-Releases ’19’ On 30th Anniversary, To Raise Money for Victims of PTSD

Paul Hardcastle thinks it’s a shame that his hit song ‘19’ is still relevant, thirty years after it reached the top of the charts.

The songwriter and producer is re-releasing his iconic song to raise money for victims of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and tells HuffPostUK: “Everyone is still bashing each other to pieces and coming home with their brains scrambled.” …

Source: www.huffingtonpost.co.uk