Sunday, 28 November 2010
Michael gave the Deputy Mayor a flattering introduction and Paul replied in like manner drawing attention to Michael's success as an Author. It was kind of Paul to plug our online publication where Michael's book on the First Hundred Years of Southport Liberal can be found . It is always pleasing to meet our readers
AJEX presented cheques to various charities including the locals hospices, the British Legion, Help for Heros, the Mayors Charity and a Jewish Servicemen charity. We then moved on to the speaker Rabbi Arnold Saunders the only Jewish Military Chaplain in the UK armed forces a job he began in 2009. He is based locally at the Fulwood barracks in Preston and is clearly well know to the Southport congregation. He told us about his work and co operation with the other 'world faith' chaplains in the military
Afterwards there was tea and coffee in the Birkdale room where the photos above were take. The second one shows the Rabbi talking to Fred Weavers. History does nor record whether the spoke about cycling, but it wouldn't surprise me.
Posted by iain at Sunday, November 28, 2010