Sea Cadets and Army Cadets mark British Legion affiliation
ceremony has been held in Burnham-On-Sea to mark the official affiliation
of the Royal British Legion with the town's Sea Cadets and Army
was held at the Sea Cadets Centre in Casis Close, Burnham-On-Sea on
Thursday evening (January 26th) where framed certificates were presented
to the groups to formalise the links.
Burnham-On-Sea branch of the Royal British Legion marked its affiliation
with TS Dulverton - Burnham and Highbridge Sea Cadets and also Burnham
and Highbridge Platoon Somerset cadet Battalion (The Rifles) ACF.
April, the legion also held a similar ceremony to mark its official
link with the 290 Burnham & Highbridge Detatched Flight Devon
and Somerset Wing Sir Training Corps, as we reported here.
Burnham branch of the legion closed temporarily and is now fully
operational again, but as a result we need to mark the re-starting
of the affiliation with these groups," explained Bernard Spray,
Chairman of Burnham's Royal British Legion.
in attendance included Maj Robert Macdonald - County Chairman of
Somerset and Bristo Royal British Legion, Mike Mansfield - President
of Burnham-On-Sea Royal British Legion, Bernard Spray - Chairman
of Burnham's Royal British Legion, John Crosby - Vice Chairman of
Burnham's Royal British Legion, and Ruth Crosby - Treasurer of Burnham's
Royal British Legion.