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Old July 31st 17, 08:03 PM posted to
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Default BBC news coverage of the Passchendaele centenary.

"tim..." wrote in message

"Terry Casey" wrote in message

I was appalled by the inaccuracies in the the BBC's 10
o'clock News last night in the reports of the centenary of
the start of the Third Battle of Ieper.

well if you want to be a pedant

it's Ypres

Known colloqually as 'Wipers' by the Brits.