Remembrance dinner

on 02 November 2017.

remembrance day

They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning
We will remember them.

These famous lines, penned by poet Laurence Binyon are perhaps some of the most haunting written about the fallen from the First World War. Their sacrifice is commemorated each year on Remembrance Sunday and this year Hungerford Rotary Club have organised a Remembrance Dinner on Saturday 11th November to mark the occasion.

Starting at 7pm in The Town Hall Hungerford, tickets include a welcome drink, three course meal and a selection of music and reflective presentations. The event is held in aid of Armed Forces charity SSAFA (formerly known as Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association) which exists to relieve need, suffering and distress amongst the Armed Forces, veterans and their families in order to support their independence and dignity.

Tickets cost £40 and are available from Fare Wise Travel, High St. Hungerford. Tel 01488686858

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