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Darwen MP's delight at recognition for heroes
1:38pm Friday 1st March 2013 in Darwen
AN MP has welcomed a Government announcement that Second World War heroes who served on the Arctic Convoys and in Bomber Command will be eligible to receive a new recognition.
Darwen and Rossendale MP Jake Berry said: “This is a fantastic announcement thatwill truly recognise the bravery displayed by those from East Lancashire who fought for freedom in the Second World War. I would encourage all eligible veterans and next of kin in Rossendale and Darwen to apply for the new awards.”
Full details and an application form from www.veterans-uk.info or call 08457 800900.