Honouring World War 1 Victoria Cross Recipients

On Saturday 1 October, at 11am there will be a service to mark the unveiling of a paving stone for the 100th anniversary of the award of the Victoria Cross to Archie White who was born in Boroughbridge. It is part of a government campaign to honour all First World War VC recipients.

The ceremony will be held at the War Memorial, Hall Square, Boroughbridge YO51 9AN and will be attended by the Lord-Lieutenant, Barry Dodd, several regiments of the Armed Forces, schools, council members, family members, the vicar, Royal British Legion. For more details, please go to www.boroughbridge.org.uk  or  see this leaflet on Archie White: The Boroughbridge VC Leaflet