EVENT DATE: Wednesday 16 May 2018
Cheshire Reflects Media Invitation/Photo Call
What? Three ‘Silent Soldiers’ are being unveiled as part of this year’s programme of events to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War.
Who? Cheshire East Mayor-elect Cllr Lesley Smetham, Cheshire East Reflects creative producer Amber Knipe and members of the Royal British Legion;
Why? The near-life-sized silhouettes of a British ‘Tommy’ have been sponsored by Cheshire East Council in support of a national campaign by the Royal British Legion. They will also be used to promote a series of ‘Great War’ commemorative events and activities leading up to the centenary of the Armistice on 11 November.
When? 1.45pm on Wednesday 16 May 2018;
Where? Memorial Square, Crewe town centre. In the event of wet weather, it will relocate to the foyer of the adjacent Crewe Municipal Buildings;
Contacts: Rhiannon Hilton. Tel: 01270 686587 or 0773 480305.