Report on Commonwealth Flag Raising Ceremony

12/03/2018 11:25

 

Despite the rain, four Branch members joined representatives from the Police, the Lions, Soroptomists, the Royal British Legion, Councillors, students from Lancaster & Morecambe College and St Mary's Catholic Primary School at the Commonwealth Flag Raising Ceremony on Monday 12th March at Morecambe Town Hall. Deputy Lieutenant of Lancashire, Colonel John Davies read a letter from the Commonwealth Secretary-General, the Rt Hon Patricia Scotland QC, and Deputy Mayor of Lancaster, Cllr Stuart Bateson, read the Commonwealth Affirmation. Afterwards all adjourned to the Mayor's Parlour to thaw out with a welcome cup of coffee: