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Hartlepool hero rubs shoulders with royalty...

01st July 2015

A proud Army officer from Hartlepool rubbed shoulders with royalty and funnynman James Corden when he picked up his MBE for his work in the treatment of war casualties.

Lieutenant Colonel Ian Simpson, 52, was awarded the honour in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List for his achievement, commitment and services to the military and the management of military casualties.

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