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Peace Memorial Unveiling

(August 07, 2015)

A special Peace Memorial was today unveiled in memory of those who lost their lives in World War One.

The event was very well attended with Steve joining Veterans, Councillors and local community members at Walton Hall Park for the commemorations.

A marble plinth was unveiled by Lord Mayor Cllr Tony Conception, as part of an initiative spearheaded by Cllr Roy Gladden. It was in response to concerns from Walton Community Members that there was no tribute for those who sadly lost their lives in WW1.

School children from Gwladys Street and Alsop Primary Schools’ will maintain the site, in conjunction with Glendale.

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