SOMME 100 Exhibition in Warkworth Sat 2 July 2016
Battle of the Somme Exhibition, held on 2 July 2016
Over £1,000 raised for the Poppy Appeal!!!!
Many thanks to all who helped and supported us on the day. Also greatful thanks to the supporters and businesses who gave raffle prizes. We could not have done it without you.
At the exhibition organised by Secretary, June Watson her new book "Portraits of War" "The men and women of Warkworth & Amble who served in WW1" was launched to commemorate those local men who served 1914-1919. The book consists of 134 pages of research on the servicemen and their immediate families. A substantial amount of copies were sold on the day.
The book is available at Warkworth Post Office for a suggested donation of £10 for the branch Poppy Appeal. Enquires for a copy please tel June on 07785 753100.