Wychavon District Council and Pershore and District Royal Naval Association
Commemorative Service for the 60 Anniversary of Victory in Europe Day
A pre parade and service reception was hosted at Pershore Civic Centre by Wychavon District Council Chairman, Cllr David Noyes (L-R) Mayor of Droitwich, Mayoress and Mayor of Pershore and Mayoress of Evesham
Crowds packed the Pershore streets, cheering and waving union flags. Representatives from all branches of the present day services and veterans. They were joined by units from the USA and Canada. The open air service in Abbey Park, was conducted by the Reverend Kenneth Crawford and members of Pershore Abbey Choir. A very memorable and moving occasion.
Wychavon District Council Website
District Royal Naval Association Website