Founder's Day Parade & Service 2008 - Worcester

Date(s): 

Monday, 6 October, 2008 - 00:00 to 23:55

Section(s) involved: 

Junior Section, Company Section and Seniors

Uniform to be worn: 

Yes

ParadeSunday 6th October saw our annual Founders Day Parade & Service, this year celebrating 125 years since William Alexander Smith Founded the Brigade.

The parade involved companies from across the Worcestershire Battalion and a service at Sansome Walk Baptist Church, led by the national BB Worship Band King Jehoshaphat's Camel (KJC) with the Battalion's founder as well as Majors from across Worcestershire in attendance.Craig Crewe joined the parade's band as a bugler, Rob Parker as our colour carrier; also one of our Anchor Boys and one our our Juniors wrote prayers that were read during the service.

The service was recorded by the local BBC radio station, BBC Hereford & Worcester and will be broadcasts in snippets on the station's Phil Simpson Show the following Sunday (Sunday 13th November), with the full service being broadcast between Christmas and New Year on the same show. The station can be found the 104, 104.6 and 94.7 frequencies of the FM band as well as here online; if you missed the show containing the snippets you can here it online by clicking here within a week of it's broadcast (before the 20th).

Photos

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