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Black Country trip to the Somme battlefields

By Black Country Bugle  |  Posted: March 18, 2014

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ON Saturday, August 2 there will be a veterans' march in Cannock and Remembrance Service at Cannock War Memorial, 10am muster.

On the same evening there will be a band concert performance by the West Midlands Fire Brigade Band at the Prince of Wales Theatre, Cannock, tickets priced at £10.

On Sunday, August 3 the Hednesford Branch of the Staffordshire Regimental Association will depart on a trip to the Somme battlefields with a professional tour guide. The trip will last six days with accommodation at Arras and there are still seats available. Contact Trevor Evans on 01785 602530 or email oldstafford@btinternet.com for more details.

Finally, on August 16 and 17 there will be a special War Weekend event at Marquis Drive on Cannock Chase, near Hednesford.

Bob Jordan,

Hednesford Branch of the Staffs Reg. Assoc.

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