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The Royal British Legion

Bollington Branch

Hon. Secretary: Ann Cave
Tel: 01625−425072
Web page

Meetings are held at the The Turners, Ingersley Road, Bollington, on the 3rd Wednesday of alternate months (February, April, June, August, October, December) at 8.00pm.

Burma Star Association  

Macclesfield District Branch

Secretary: Mr. J. P. Whitehurst
Tel: 01260-272219

Welfare Organisation (ex-service) for the benefit of Burma Star holders, their widows and dependents.

Kerridge War Memorial Committee

Hon. Secretary: Susan Poynton
Tel: 07920 108463
email
@KerridgeWarMem  facebook.com/KerridgeWarMemorial

Venue: Bull's Head Inn, Jackson Lane, Kerridge.

We hold three meetings per year and the Annual War Memorial Parade and Service which is held on the 2nd Sunday in July, 2.30 at the chapel in Jackson Lane, parading to the War Memorial, Oak Lane, Kerridge, for the service at 3.00pm at which a public collection is taken.

The committee is composed of Kerridge ex-servicemen and invited local residents. The War Memorial is a private memorial bought by Kerridge people in 1918 to the memory of their loved ones and later those lost in 1939-45. The memorial and garden grounds are maintained to a high standard by the committee and supported by voluntary subscriptions and donations.

Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association
'Help Our Heroes!'

Bollington supports the valuable work of SSAFA with a network of Caseworkers and Visitors. Local volunteers are always needed to keep up the level of support.

Local Contact: Jaqui Parker
Tel: 01625-562182

The Bollington branch provides reliable, caring and trusted lifelong service to those who serve, or used to serve, in our Armed Forces, including Reserve Forces, and their families. The SSAFA helps both practically and financially whenever they are needed.