Tag: Remembrance

Why I wear a poppy

The Liverpool Echo is marking Remembrance Day and the arrival of the poppies at St George’s Hall with a question to its readers; why do you wear a poppy? For something that is such a public... Read more

Remembrance Sunday

It was a great honour to take part in the Remembrance Sunday ceremony in Widnes today. Alongside Councillor Peter Murray, I represented Halton Conservatives, joining the march through Victoria Park... Read more

It’s time to do your bit

It was a real pelasure to meet representatives from the Royal British Legion at Conference this week and pledge my support for the British Armed Forces family. I would ask you do the same by going to... Read more

Henry Allingham

The loss of Henry Allingham offers us an opportunity not only to remember his extraordinary life and contribution to our country, but that of his amazing generation of servicemen and women who served... Read more

D Day commemorations

This weekend marks the 65th anniversary of the D Day landings of 1944. It is fitting, the day after we voted in free elections around this country, that we take time to remember the great sacrifices... Read more