Thursday, 5 November 2009

Fred does his bit

Fred has not made a lot of noise about this: but he spent several hours recently on a unicycle raising money for the armed forces, along with Billy and David Pullin and Julie manning the buckets. If you would like to donate please visit
I've been in London the last couple of days and I have been struck by how many young service men are out selling poppies. Fred is raising funds for those coming home from Iraq and Afghanistan. What ever we think of those conflicts it should not deter us from sending a donation. The service men did not ask to be sent. I know that many soldiers have real concerns about our role in these conflicts. After the news from Afghanistan over the last week it is right that we should debate these issues . Do not use an concerns you may have from sending some money to Help the heroes from the link above.

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