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Somme Remembered

As we are all aware this year marks the Centenary...

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Railway Mission

Posted on:
June 8, 2016

As we are all aware this year marks the Centenary of the Battle of the Somme; many of the ‘Pals’ regiments which suffered so horribly came from the region and several services will be taking place to mark the sacrifice of the members of railway staff who served King and Country and fell at the Somme:-

1st July 2016
• 7am at Manchester Oxford Rd Station

• 7:30 am at Manchester Piccadilly
• 10.45am at Crewe Station
• 14.30pm at Accrington Station

2nd July 2016
• 10.45am at Manchester Victoria Station

23rd July 2016
• 10.45am at Preston Station
• 14.30 at Blackpool North Station

Somme Poppy wreath

lay a wreath at the ceremony