Lincolnshire’s poppy appeal to be launched tomorrow

The launch of Lincolnshire’s 2012 Poppy Appeal is to be held at the Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre, East Kirkby, on Saturday.

The Mareham le Fen Silver Victory Band will be playing.

The service starts with the entry of the standards. Anyone wishing to attend the service is asked to be in their seat by 10.45am.

Afterwards, there will be a Lancaster taxi run at 2pm and this will include the Aviation Centre’s first poppy drop from Avro Lancaster NX611 Just 

For more information about the event call Louise or Andrew on 01790 763207.

The band will also perform at the Remembrance Service at St Helen’s Church, Mareham le Fen, on November 11. People are asked to arrive by 10.30am for an 11am start, beginning with a two-minute silence.

For more information about the band call Christine on 01790 763687 or Helen on 01526 345066.