Holocaust Day to be marked today at ceremony in Highbridge
short service will take place next to Highbridge's Frank Foley
Statue in Market Street today (Friday, January 27th) to commemorate
World Holocaust Day.
War Memorial Trust is organising the service at 12 noon, which
will be conducted by members of the Highbridge Clergy.
A wreath will be laid at the statue by Burnham and Highbridge
Mayor Michael Clarke and the Chairman of Sedgemoor District Council,
Cllr Gill Slocombe, on behalf of the two towns. Light
refreshments will be served in Southwell House afterwards. All
will be welcome to join the event.
Meanwhile, a coffee morning will also be held by the Highbridge
War Memorial Trust on Saturday 28th January at Southwell
House between 10am and 12 noon.
photo shows the scene next to the statue during last year's World
Holocaust Day event