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Handcross British Legion dinner 1960
The Slaugham Archive
Handcross British Legion dinner 1960

The Handcross British Legion held their annual dinner in the Parish Hall, and entertainment was provided by singers “The Turntable Twins”, comedian, George Creasey, and magician, Billy Bennett.
The President, Thomas Dundas, presented a trophy to Albert Copson for recruiting the most new members during the previous year.
Click on Open Document to view newspaper cuttings of the dinner, and also of the British Legion fete held in the recreation ground in July 1960. The reigning British Legion beauty queen, Ruth Ledger, attended the fete and a photograph and report can be found at picture #1076.

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