Theodore Wright V.C. – Blue Plaque Unveiling Ceremony

Photographs ©Tony Mould: My Brighton and Hove.

With thanks to Tony for his kind permission to use his pictures of the unveiling ceremony. A splendid event blessed with fine weather and befitting to this local war hero. Brighton Argus coverage here.
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ORDER OF SERVICE

119 Lansdowne Place, Hove

11.30 Standards Muster with Official Party at Wavertree House, Somerhill Road

11.40 Standards March on with Official Party

11.50 Arrival of Her Worshipful The Mayor of The City of Brighton & Hove, Cllr. Lynda Hyde

11.55 Arrival of The Lord Lieutenant of East Sussex, Mr Peter Field

Welcome address by

Her Worshipful The Mayor of The City of Brighton & Hove Cllr. Lynda Hyde

Address by Lieutenant Colonel Stuart Brown, Royal Engineers.

The unveiling of the commemorative plaque by The Lord Lieutenant

Last Post

One minute silence

Reveille

Wreath and flag laying by Mr. Dudley Button, Royal British Legion

Family to lay flowers

Prayers

by The Venerable Martin Lloyd Williams, The Archdeacon of Brighton and Lewes

National Anthem led by

The Salvation Army trumpeter Mr. Bram Warren

Closing address by

Roger Amerena, Interim Chairman, Brighton and Hove Commemorative Plaque Panel.

Photographs

Official Party and Guests proceed to Wavertree House.

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