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Kimbolton Branch

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                       IMAGES FROM KIMBOLTON BRANCH 2016  

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                   Poppy Appeal Trophy 2015

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               Memorial Service for Pte William Horsford at Stow Longa                            8th May 2016 

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                            Branch outing to Jersey in May 2016      

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              Branch Standard Bearers at Kimbolton Celebrations for                             the Queens 90th Birthday.                                

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           High powered "Poppy Collectors" the Chairman (seated), the                    Secretary (standing) and Dawn Gooderham (a long time member)              manning our stall at Kimbolton Country Fayre, 10th July.                                                                                                      

The Summer lunch 2016

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Members standing for the formal part of the Summer Lunch..

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The working side of the Summer Lunch. Helpers in preparing the Hall and the ladies who assisted in the buffet

 

Remembrance Day Parade Kimbolton 2016

 2016 Remembrance

          Wreath bearers from the school ready to hand over wreaths                                                                           

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   The Standard bearers and escorts

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 Wreath bearers from Kimbolton school Combined Cadet Force.

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Pete Digby, Vicky Whittle and John Hill on parade

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One of our American Colleages Marcus McGuiness lays a wreath on behalf of the US Forces

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Part of the large contingent of Branch members awaiting the wreath laying

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 Standard bearers and escorts during the wreath laying ceremony

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 The school headmaster and our president at the March Past

Wheelchair

 

Pat Thurlow....and we could be in trouble if he gives the "Eyes Right" at the marchpast

 

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More members on Parade..Jim Bacon leading

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Left to right.Brian Trott, Vicky Whittle, John Hill, John Mayes and Max Hartley 

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Standard Bearers and escorts and the Guard of Honour

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Some of the serving servicemen who parade with the Branch led by Cpl Chris Strand REME 

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Kimbolton Branch members  march away from the church for the marchpast

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Sqn. Ldr. Laura Hadden  (CCF. Contingent Commander) leads the contingent officers on parade.

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Part of the RAF Contingent from the school

 

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 The Drum Major and the band...keeping us in step.

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...and this year good to see the cubs joining in.

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...and part of the Navy contingent

 

Jack and the Beanstalk 2016

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Supporting the British Legion at the melodramatics pantomime are Dawn Gooderham, John Hill ( who was also performing) and Gill Walker.

Armed Forces Day 2017

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Armed Forces Day 2017

Chairman Pete Digby presents Roy Bruce with a certificate for dedicated service to the Branch

Well done Roy !

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The Standard Bearers leave the church

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Armed Forces Day 2017

The Standard Bearers  (Roger Watson and Brian Strand) and the School contingent (Sqn Ldr Laura Hadden) parade outside the church. 

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 The piper plays the Armed Forces Day congregation from the church

 

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Armed Forces Day 2017

Capt. Chris Groom (the retiring bandmaster) thanks the Legion for the gift of the Rose Bowl

20170624 130942 Rosemary Bruce and Nina Wilson exchange views. In the background Roy Bruce

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Our two Standard bearers and Roger's  wife Wenda at the Armed Forces Day lunch

More Armed Forces Day photos below.

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Summer Lunch 2017

 

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 Oh Come on Jill, it wasn't that big !!

 

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Sheila and Cecil Knight...ex WW 2 veteran

 

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Geoff Gorham. Can't you tell he was an ex policeman?

 

20170730 130606Now here's a couple of posers !!

Sue Farrow on the right

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............and a couple of tough looking hombres

Nigel Holyoak and Len Haley

 

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Lovely smile for the camera......

Jim Baker, Angela Wood and almost Neil Silbey

 

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If the devil  could cast his net !!!!!!!

Patty can't you smile with your eyes open?

Patty, Vanessa and Eileen

 

   
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All the way from sunny Stonely

 

 

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Now that's what you call a smile Judith with Audrey and Penny

 

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Bill Pinkney and his wife Heather....posing !

 

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 Christopher and  Sam on the guest's table

 

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 Ed and Maureen Sloper chatting with Pam and Steve Craven

 

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Whatever is David doing.  Leading an orchestra or demonstrating swimming lessons ?

 

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Some of the ladyhelpers:  Hilary Robinson, Mavis Campion, Gill Walker, Rosemary Bruce, Joan Gordon and Pat Trott

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Philip and Marilyn Ivory, Valerie and  Derek Relf, Cecil and Sheila Knight...posing

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Phyllis Parratt, Elizabeth Stevens, Terry Rees and Pauline Swinden

 

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Sheila Knight and Derek Relf putting the world to rights. Cecil looks on !!

20170730 130938 2Nice to see your back Rosemary. While Terry and Pauline sell raffle tickets.

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 Jim Baker, Angela Wood, Neil Silbey, Patty, Vanessa, Eileen and Pam

.......AND THIS YEAR'S SIXTIES COMPETITION WINNERS

 

David Smith as Sgt. Pepper

and Janice Ferguson as Mary Quant

 

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FUNERAL OF PAT SURKITT ON AUGUST 24TH 2017

(SEE NEWS AND EVENTS)

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Many Kimbolton Branch members attended the service.

Brian Strand carried the Standard and John Hill, Terry Rees and Pauline Swinden took the salute.

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