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The Battle of Arnhem Commemoration

The Battle of Arnhem Commemoration

THE BATTLE OF ARNHEM COMMEMORATION A paratrooper’s stirring recollections of the Battle of Arnhem during World War Two were read out at a memorial service organised by Broughton House and Life for a Life Memorial Forests. Operation Market Garden saw British and Polish forces land behind German lines in the occupied Netherlands in September 1944.… Continue Reading

£40k raised at our Annual Gala Ball

£40k raised at our Annual Gala Ball

£40k raised at our Annual Gala Ball Thank you to everyone who joined us for our Annual Gala Ball at Manchester’s Monastery on Saturday 11th November. The fantastic evening sponsored by Hare and Bolton University raised over £40,000 for the Broughton House Veterans Care Charity. Three hundred guests enjoyed a memorable evening at Broughton House’s… Continue Reading

Plans Unveiled for Broughton House Veterans Care Village

Plans Unveiled for Broughton House Veterans Care Village

PLANS UNVEILED FOR BROUGHTON HOUSE VETERANS CARE VILLAGE Plans have been unveiled for a £12.5m Veterans Care Village at Broughton House in Salford. Broughton House is the only home for ex-servicemen and women in the north west and in 2016 celebrated its centenary. Plans for the new village will be submitted to Salford City Council… Continue Reading

Muddy Marvels Boost Broughton House

Muddy Marvels Boost Broughton House

MUDDY MARVELS BOOST BROUGHTON HOUSE Seven muddy marvels from Manchester & Cheshire Construction raised more than £1,300 for a home for ex-servicemen and women by completing the gruelling Total Warrior obstacle race. The team included procurement manager Hazel Lovell, assistant quantity surveyors Peter Walshaw and Daniel Ryding and trainee quantity surveyor Alexander Wilson. They overcame… Continue Reading

Family Fun Day to Celebrate Armed Forces Week

Family Fun Day to Celebrate Armed Forces Week

FAMILY FUN DAY TO CELEBRATE ARMED FORCES WEEK A family fun day to celebrate Armed Forces Week will take place on Sunday at Broughton House, the Salford home for ex-servicemen and women. The event will run from 2pm-4pm and will feature a display of military vehicles, live entertainment, music from singer Brian Jolly, face painting,… Continue Reading

Construction Boss David Lowe on a High After 10K Charity Run

Construction Boss David Lowe on a High After 10K Charity Run

CONSTRUCTION BOSS DAVID LOWE ON A HIGH AFTER 10K CHARITY RUN David Lowe, the managing director of MC Construction, raised £750 for Broughton House by completing the Great Manchester 10k run – his first competitive race. Accepting a challenge from fellow director Chris Purcell and nursing a desire to get fit and lose weight, David… Continue Reading