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SPALDING TOWN FORUM: South Holland District Council offers help to military organisations in putting on Remembrance parades for two towns

Help in organising future Remembrance and military parades in Spalding and Holbeach has been offered by South Holland District Council.

Record crowds attended last year’s Remembrance Day commemorations in Spalding, but there was criticism about parts of the service at Ayscoughfee Gardens, including the way a list of organisations represented by wreath bearers was read out.

Coun Grocock said: "I’ve spoken to church leaders, Royal British Legion (RBL), other military associations and senior council officials in respect of Remembrance and all other parades in Holbeach and Spalding to ask them whether they need any help.

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