WORCESTER COUNTY CRICKET CLUB.17th AUGUST.2014
On Sunday The Branch Standards and Bugle were invited to the Worcester County Cricket Club For the Re-Dedication of a restored Roll of Honour and a blessing and Dedication of a new Roll of Honour of cricket players who fell in both world wars
Stourport High School & 6th Form Centre; were involved in the restoration work through Sandra Taylor of 'Remember The Fallen', ( www.rememberthefallen.co.uk ) agreed by Assistant Principal Ceri Owens, Dennis Simpson who oversaw the work along with the woodwork teacher and 5 students who did the restoration in school time but during their breaks/leisure study time
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Terrace where Ceremony took place. Next two photos are looking to the right over ground
Harry Massam Worcester Branch Chairman W.F.R.A. and Bugler for the Ceremony chats to some of the congregation.
The Rev’d Prebendary Michael Vockins OBE starts the Service.
The Rev’d Prebendary Michael Vockins OBE Dedicates and re-dedicates the two memorial plaques to the fallen
Worcester County Cricket Club Chairman, John Elliot reads out the Roll Of Honour
Harry Massam Plays the Last Post and the Branch Standards are lowered in respect. Nearest Standard bearer John Walters and Alan Fish.
Congregation, spectators and cricketers having a practice on field all stood still with lowered heads for the silence.
Harry Massam plays the Reveille.
The Vicar bestows a blessing upon the congregation.
The new and old plaque with Worcester Cathedral in background.
From L>, Alan Fish, John Walters, R.B.L. Standard Bearer, Mick Leeming and Harry Massam.
Stourport High School & VIth Form College Students who were involved in the restoration of old plaque,with RBL and Branch Members.
Display photos of the restoration work by the Stourport Students.