Category Archives: Royal British Legion

13th MAY 2012 JUST TWO ENGAGEMENTS TODAY MY LAST BEFORE MY MAYORAL YEAR ENDS


FINAL ENGAGEMENTS OF THE YEAR BEFORE MY MAYORAL YEAR ENDS TOMORROW AT FULL COUNCIL BRIDGNORTH CIVIC SERVICE Today I went down the A458 to Bridgnorth to attend the New Mayor of Bridgnorths Civic Servic held at St Mary’s Church High … Continue reading

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21st APRIL 2012 ROYAL IRISH REGIMENT FREEDOM OF MARKET DRAYTON PLUS ROYAL SOCIETY OF St GEORGE DINNER


TODAY SAW US WITH TWO ENGAGEMENTS THE FIRST AT MARKET DRAYTON ATTENDING THE FREEDOM OF MARKET DRAYTON CEREMONY FOR THE ROYAL IRISH REGIMENT FOLLOWED BY A DINNER DANCE WITH THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF St GEORGE AT THE LORD HILL.   ROYAL … Continue reading

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12th FEBRUARY 2012 SERVICE IN STATE AT THE ABBEY


TODAY WAS MY SERVICE IN STATE AT SHREWSBURY ABBEY The weather changed for the day bringing us a relief from the damp cold. The Abbey was almost full with over 180 people in attendance, including the Chairman of Shropshire Council along … Continue reading

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8th NOVEMBER 2011 REMEMBRANCE DAY REHEARSAL


ST CHADS CHURCH AND WAR QUARRY MEMORIAL This afternoon we attended St Chads Church for a full rehearsal for Sundays Remembrance Day Service including the Wreath Laying and the order of march past. Much of this was done to the … Continue reading

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22nd OCTOBER 2011 RBL FESTIVAL OF REMEMBERANCE 1921-2011


ROYAL BRITISH LEGION 2011 FESTIVAL OF REMEMBERANCE @ THEATRE SEVERN Celebrating the 90th ANNIVERSARY of the RBL 1921 – 2011   This evening we attended the Royal British Legion Festival of Rememberance at Theatre Severn where we were greeted by … Continue reading

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8th OCTOBER 2011 FRIENDSHIP IN FLOWERS – FRIENDSHIP REUNITED


A FESTIVAL OF GOLDEN PEDESTALS This morning we visited the Abbey Church to officially open the Festival of Golden Pedestals. The festival will run from to-day through until Sunday 16th October. It is being presented by the Shrewsbury Flower Club … Continue reading

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24th SEPTEMBER 2011 TWO ENGAGEMENTS THIS SATURDAY


OPENING OF GREENFIELDS SCHOOL AUTUMN FAYRE This afternoon we attended Greenfields School in Shrewsbury to officially open their Autumn Fayre. Their Summer Fayre had to be postponed when the Headmaster Mr Andrew Morris came off his cycle whilst time trialing at … Continue reading

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