Challenger tank ride for honorary colonel Dame Kelly Holmes

Double Olympic champion Dame Kelly Holmes has returned to her military roots with a ride on a Challenger 2 tank.

She was driven around the Army’s armoured warfare centre in Bovington, Dorset to mark her appointment as Honorary Colonel of The Royal Corps Training Regiment.

Dame Kelly becomes the first Honorary Colonel to be appointed to a regular regiment and was presented with a scroll marking the occasion by Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson.

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source: Windsor Observer

2018-09-24 18:29
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