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Remembering Diana: 20 years since her death

We speak to people who knew the Princess about their memories of her and the impact she made - two decades on from her death.

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A former brigadier recalls dancing with Diana

"Who wouldn't be flattered to sit next to the Princess of Wales at a dinner like that?!"

The words of Andrew Freemantle, who was the brigadier of the 1st Battalion, Royal Hampshire Regiment.

He welcomed Diana in her role as Princess Colonel in Chief of the Royal Hampshire Regiment, which later became the Princess of Wales' Royal Regiment.

Andrew Freemantle recalls his privilege of dancing with Diana during her visit to the Hampshire Regiment

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