Lesley, who is an inspector with Northumbria Police, came second on both days with her six-year-old Hanoverian
gelding Furst Lazlo, who is known as William at home.
In an echo of the handful of Spartans who held out against thousands of Persians at the Battle of Thermopylae in 480BC, the heroic Hanoverians
slowed the French long enough to stop them defeating Wellington's men before a Prussian force could provide vital back-up.
There were 50 better claimants --all Catholic--but by and large the Hanoverians
played their role well.
Waterloo scholar Haythornthwaite writes on the national armies at Waterloo, the French and British as well as the Hanoverians
, the Brunswickers, Netherlanders, and Prussians.
After a bloody struggle, by dusk Marlborough's Dutch and Hanoverians
had enveloped the French right, British cavalry and infantry were attacking their left and more allied troops were arriving.
For the rebels it presents Avison and the music from his workbook and for the Hanoverians
, Handel and the music of the 1715 and 1745 rebellions.
is a part of a larger series on European dynasties by Hambledon.
The madness of George III needs little detailing, thanks to Alan Bennett's play which seized on a rare moment of excitement provided by the Hanoverians
Initially it was not popular in Scotland, and indeed the first half of the 18th century saw various attempts to overthrow the Hanoverians
and restore the Scottish Stuarts to the British throne.
NADINE TETLEY led Hanoverians
to victory in the Warwickshire Association's annual team tournament for non-County players.
When the work was done, Diana Caro, now 35, retired from the Los Angeles Police Department and started raising Hanoverians
, a German breed of horse.
What undid her, remember, was the leaking of her cuddly, touchy-feely conversations with a beau to whom she complained about the frigid horrors of living amongst the Hanoverians