Battle of Britain ParadePublished: Friday, 15th September 2017
EVESHAM Royal Air Force Association held their annual Battle of Britain parade and ceremony at the Waterside cemetery on Friday 15 September.
The event was attended by Deputy Lieutenant, Mrs Georgina Britten-Long, local civic guests including the Chairman of Wychavon District Council, Cllr Mrs Elizabeth Eyre BEM, the Mayor of Evesham, Cllr Richard Jones, and members of ex-service organisation with their standard bearers; the Royal Air Force Association, the British Legion, Pershore and District Royal Naval Association and the Worcestershire and Sherwood Foresters Association.
The Rev Mark Binney officiated at the ceremony with the last post and reveille being played by a local trumpet player. The ceremony was supported by children from a number of local schools.