Prince Harry has been revealed as a 'natural' sky-diver as his father was being honoured at a visit to Colchester Barracks.Read the full story ›
The Prince of Wales will visit the Merville Barracks in Colchester on Friday to meet troops, watch parachute and equipment demonstrations and attend a parade to mark the 40th anniversary of his appointment as Colonel-in-chief.
The Prince of Wales has been Colonel-in-chief of the Parachute Regiment for 40 years.
All four Battalions will be represented in a parade at Merville Barracks, during which His Royal Highness will say a few words and present medals, followed by a parachute display by the Regiment's Red Devils Freefall Display Team.
The Suffolk singer songwriter Ed Sheeran says he's "chuffed" to be have been awarded an MBE in the latest Queen's Honours Birthday List.
Ed, has staged charity gigs and has donated his cast off clothes to charity shops to raise thousands for East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices and the St Elizabeth Hospice in Suffolk.
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