TKAT pupils at Newlands Primary School, Ramsgate hold Remembrance Assembly

Posted on 13th November 2019

TKAT pupils at Newlands Primary School, Ramsgate had their Remembrance Assembly on Fri 8th November. Based on the 75th anniversary of the Normandy landings, there were readings and poems from the children. Wreaths were laid on a cenotaph including a purple one to remember the animals of war.

Guests were impressed and touched by the assembly and displays of stained glass windows, parachutes, poppy man, poppy dog and poppy aeroplane.

V,I.Ps included :The Mayor of Ramsgate, ex Mayor Mr and Mrs Shonk, Rev Paul Worledge, Cpt James Titchener and two soldiers of the 3 Princess of Wales regiment, Kent ambulance , RNLI john (O.B.E) and Venessa Ray, Royal British Legion representative Peter Steele as well as two veterans, and governors of the school.

Head of School David Bailey said: "It is important to us here at Newlands Primary School that we pay respect to those who have given their lives in war and teach the children to do the same - today's assmebly was very moving and we were glad to play a small part in the Nation's remembrance activities"

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