Monday, 4 December 2017

Makerfield Christmas Veterans' Lunch 2017

On Saturday (2nd Dec 17), Clive, Marie and Paul attended the  annual Christmas Veterans’ Lunch at St Matthews Parish Hall, Highfield hosted by Yvonne Fovargue MP. Over 120 veterans from across the Makerfield Constituency attended

Clive is a former Welsh Guard and veteran of the 1982 Falklands War. He once again was the MC for the day. The Rev Sian Gasson was on hand to open the event with prayers followed by the Exhortation led by Mr John Burns (Chair – Ashton in Makerfield Royal British Legion) and Mr Lawrence Powers (Burma Star Assoc).

Tucking into a traditional 3 course Christmas lunch provided by H&H Catering Ltd guests were also entertained with a musical performance by pupils of St Edmund Arrowsmith High School.

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