A feather in the cap


Related to A feather in the cap: feather in my cap
an honour, trophy, or mark of distinction.

See also: Feather

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THE post-Budget visit to Nuneaton by the Chancellor was a feather in the cap for the town, says local MP Marcus Jones.
Richard Barron, a Government-appointed independent assessor, said: "This is a feather in the cap for Stafford.
But rather than seeing this appointment as a feather in the cap for me, I see it as a feather in the cap for the Huddersfield Referees' Society.
Despite the often intense rivalries between Santa Clarita Valley high schools during football season, some fans insisted that Hart's appearance in the championships was a feather in the cap of the entire area.
Wayne Lukas (Cat Thief), Bob Baffert (General Challenge), Paco Gonzalez (Bagshot) and Richard Mandella (Malek, Puerto Madero) would be a feather in the cap of young Ted H.