Scotland Times

Thursday, Jun 13, 2024

Prince Edward in Telford Remembrance visit

Prince Edward, the Duke of Edinburgh, who visited Telford in the lead-up to Remembrance Sunday. During his visit, he met with armed forces cadets and veterans.

He began his visit at Dawley Reserve Centre, where he observed cadets demonstrating their skills and presented a certificate to L/Cpl Dylan Fuggatt for his assistance to an elderly man who had fallen.

Prince Edward then proceeded to Dawley Town Hall, where he attended a tea party with veterans' groups and unveiled a plaque commemorating the hall's 150th anniversary. During his visit, he had the opportunity to interact with various individuals, including Balbir Swani, who shared a cup of tea with him and mentioned their prior encounter when Prince Edward was training at Lympstone.

The president of Dawley Royal British Legion and the leader of Telford & Wrekin Council both expressed positive sentiments about Prince Edward's visit, highlighting his down-to-earth demeanor and interest in the work of local organizations supporting armed forces and veterans.

The visit by Prince Edward is part of the wider activities undertaken by members of the Royal Family across the country in the lead-up to Remembrance Sunday, which includes the King leading the nation in Remembrance at the Cenotaph in London on the designated day. Remembrance Sunday is a significant occasion in the UK to honor and remember those who have served and sacrificed in the armed forces.

Newsletter

Related Articles

Scotland Times
0:00
0:00
Close
UK Island Orkney council to look at proposals to become territory of Norway
Woman Awarded Over £100,000 After Being Fired for Transgender Tweet
A provocative study suggests: Left-Wing Extremism and its Unsettling Connection to Psychopathy and Narcissism
A Real woman
Brand new security footage has just been released to the public showing the Active shooter Audrey Elizabeth Hale drove to Covenant Church School in her Honda Fit this morning, parked, and shot her way into the building
China's foreign ministry branch in Hong Kong urges British gov't to stop the biased and double standards Hong Kong report
Double standards: UK lawmakers attack EU chief over Ireland claims
Democracy? Not for UK. UK PM rejects Scottish independence referendum, cancel democracy in BVI
UK urged to brace for economic storm
Women's own body dissatisfaction appears to influence their judgment of other women's body sizes
Prince William To Move Family Into Cottage Near Queen Elizabeth II
BOOOOOOS: Tony Blair receives royal honour
Captured Britons sentenced to death in Ukraine
Barbados PM Mia A. Mottley among Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People
Today's headlines
"Just One Of the Boys In School:" Years That Shaped Prince Charles
BVI Premier Rubbishes Claim Of Causing COI Delay
Comments on "Human Intelligence in a Digital Age" - A brilliant Speech by MI6 Chief Richard Moore, and the elephants neglected in the room
Bitcoin: BoE Deputy Gov wants to cancel democracy and protect the banks with regulations which infringe on people’s freedom, independence and benefits they get from their own money.
What are the Pandora Papers?
Taiwan-China relations at their 'worst in 40 years'
The attempt to hold Epik.com accountable for the content of its clients' websites is like blaming Gutenberg for the NYT's fake news that dragged the US into the pointless war against the nuclear weapons Iraq never had
×