Coxhoe Parish Council would like you to come and celebrate Merchant Navy day at our flag raising ceremony on 3rd Septembe. All residents, especially Merchant Seaman past and present, Sea Cadets and relatives of veterans or serving members of Coxhoe and Quarrington Hill are invited to come along.
We are asking people to gather at the Village Hall from 5.30pm. The Red Ensign Flag will be raised at 6pm to help raise awareness of our reliance on seafarers & shipping as well as honouring our own current serving Merchant Seaman and Veterans. The programme is as follows:
5.50pm – Gather at Flagpole
5.55pm – Honouring our Merchant Seaman – some words from Councillor Stuart Dunn
6.00pm – Raising of the Red Ensign Flag
The Red Ensign will then be flown from the Village Hall Flagpole until Monday 10th September 2018.
Please come along.