On Saturday 27th June a coffee morning was held at the Parish Room in Balcombe run by members of St Mary’s Church on behalf of the Royal British Legion (Balcombe Branch).
The proceeds of this well attended event are designated for the Memorial Fund of the Burma Star Association. £365 was raised during the two hour event including a raffle, bric a brac and book stall, and cake sale.
Pictured are members of the Burma Star Association outside the Parish Room - left to right - Reg Myles (Secretary/Treasurer Haywards Heath and District Branch of the Burma Star Association, Frank Morgan (Branch Chairman and National Standard Bearer), Vina Silva, and Fred Stevens (Branch Vice Chairman and member of Balcombe RBL and Balcombe resident). Frank and Fred are veterans of WW2 in the Far East.
Report and picture contributed by Pennie Burton.