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Weʼre raising £1,500 to To raise the money for installing a Memorial Bench to The Worcestershire and Sherwood Foresters Regiment

Gheluvelt Park, Worcester
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In the City of Worcester there is no such memorial to the men and women that served in all the Battalions of Worcestershire and Sherwood Foresters Regiment. The bench will be situated in Gheluvelt Park Worcester. As you enter the park through the Memorial Archway from Barbourne Road at the junction of the Kidderminster A449 and Droitwich A38 roads the bench will be sited on the right as you enter, opposite The Worcestershire Regimental Stone. We are looking at having the bench installed in April 2019, for unveiling on Saturday the 27th April 2019.

On each end of the bench there will be a 6" badge of WFR on a round disc

The plaque on the backrest will read......" This seat is dedicated to the memory of all who served in the Regiment and to Honour those who were killed on Operational Active Service and those who died whilst serving"

The fundraising will hopefully cover the costs of having Regimental plaques fabricated and fixed to the bench that has been refurbished especially for us. The rest of the fundraising will hopefully cover holding an unveiling ceremony and costs incurred. Worcester Branch W.F.R.A. are looking ahead to having badged plaques applied to a bench in Worcester City.

The cover photo is a mock up of badge at same size as ordered put onto a Hardy Padmore bench. As with photos below

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    9

    • Richard Davenhill

      Richard Davenhill

      Feb 8, 2019

      Well done Anita.These regimental memorials are important.

      £20.00

    • Alan Derbyshire

      Alan Derbyshire

      Jan 19, 2019

      A most worthwhile cause, well done Anita. I hope you meet the required amount.

      £30.00

    • Mark Jackson

      Mark Jackson

      Jan 4, 2019

      Great Cause. Really important we have visible WFR memories in public places such as the Gheluvelt Park Memorial Gardens.

      £50.00

    • Chris Howse

      Chris Howse

      Jan 1, 2019

      Well done Anita - great cause; hope you make the target in time.

      £30.00

    • Andrew Smith

      Andrew Smith

      Dec 27, 2018

      £20.00

    • Allan poyner

      Allan poyner

      Dec 20, 2018

      £10.00

    • Peter Dunn

      Peter Dunn

      Dec 17, 2018

      Hlo Anita, I hope that you reach your required amount in good time for the unveiling.Good luck with your appeal.

      £30.00

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    Anita Fish

    Anita Fish

    Gheluvelt Park, Worcester

    Anita Fish is the Worcester Branch Welfare Officer Nigel Fish served in WFR 1974 - 1979 Currently W.F.R.A. Worcester Branch Chairman Association Secretary

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