Wessex FM News

Contact the News Team:
Tel: 01305 250333

HMS Portland Remembers Fallen Heroes

HMS Portland

12:00am 9th November 2014

More than 150 officers and personnel from visiting Royal Navy Ship HMS Portland will be remembering fallen colleagues on Weymouth Seafront today.

To mark Remembrance Sunday a Service with two minutes silence will take place from 11am.

Captain Simon Asquith says his crew are feeling privileged to take part.

"It will be fantastic to be able to contribute to the Remembrance service here, in what I think will be the largest military presence for some time at the services."

Meanwhile Bovington Tank Museum will feature on TV tonight.

John Craven from Country File have filmed there -  for a World War One Special.

The programme will be shown at 6.30pm this evening.

Sign up for the latest local news direct to your inbox


Share This Story

Submit this page to redditDelicious

dorset business directory

The Wessex Word

The Wessex Word

See the latest wrong guesses and win cash!

New Car Stickers

New Car Stickers

Grab your new localised stickers today!

The Bun Run

The Bun Run

Request the cakes for your workplace!

Book The Wessex FM Disco

Book The Wessex FM Disco

For your wedding, party or celebration!

Dorset Webcams

Dorset Webcams

Take a look around our beautiful county

Advertising

Advertising

Find out how to grow your business with us

Job at Wessex FM

Job at Wessex FM

We've got a brand new digital sales role