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That this House notes with satisfaction that, in compliance with the Ministry of Defence requirement and following exhaustive deliberation, the three Infantry regiments of the North West have agreed to form a large regiment and have all accepted that it should be entitled 'The Royal Lancashire Regiment'; welcomes this title's recognition that the new regiment, carrying the traditions of no fewer than six of Lancashire's old regiments, will depend on the historic County Palatine for well over 90 per cent. of its soldiers; and calls on the Ministry of Defence to form a Royal Lancashire Regiment of two regular and two volunteer battalions.
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after 'notes', leave out 'with satisfaction'.
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leave out from 'regiment' to end and add '; and believes that the regiment should be called The Royal Lancashire and Border Regiment to reflect the geographical composition of the area of the North West from which it recruits.'.
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