TODAY AT CWF: Adam Towers explains how Lancashire could be a lodestar for Conservatism.
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5) Paul Goodman: Our latest poll finds fewer Conservatives-for-Corbyn -Conservative Home
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On this day 2nd September 1945, the Japanese signed the act of unconditional surrender, bringing an end finally to six years at war. 50 Japanese officials and Allied generals boarded the American battleship Missouri, in Tokyo bay, for the signing. Supreme Commander of the Allied powers, US General Douglas MacArthur spoke briefly to say he hoped the agreement would be adhered to 'fully, promptly and faithfully'. The Japanese agreed to release all their prisoners of war and end hostilities for good.
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