REMEMBRANCE: Places left for Somme trip

This year marks the centenary of the Battles of the Somme and Verdun in the First World War.

Saturday, 25th June 2016, 5:00 am

There were more than a million casualties, many from the Pals Battalions of the North of England. Between September 22 and 27, I will be leading a coach party to the Somme and Verdun battlefield in France.

If anyone would like to join me, ring 01368 886826 or 07710 270640, or email

They can also write to me at 5, Fellside Terrace, Knock, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria CA16 6DH.

David Raw