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Anglia Pilgrimage thanksgiving party raises £8,000 to take veterans back to site of World War II D-Day landings




Five surviving World War II veterans were celebrated during a thanksgiving party in Holbeach on Saturday.

Alan Harris, John Summerson, John Wing, Ernie Covill and Sid Barnes (pictured front from left) took pride of place at Holbeach Community Centre on a night when about £8,000 was raised towards this year's Anglia Pilgrimage

Cadets from 2430 Holbeach Air Training Corps took part in the event where music was provided by The DreamBelles, Peterborough Pipe Band and Me and My Gal.


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