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AUTHOR AND BROUGHTON HOUSE VOLUNTEER LAUNCHES BOOK AS A TRIBUTE TO THE VETERANS OF WORLD WAR II

AUTHOR AND BROUGHTON HOUSE VOLUNTEER LAUNCHES BOOK AS A TRIBUTE TO THE VETERANS OF WORLD WAR II

AUTHOR AND BROUGHTON HOUSE VOLUNTEER LAUNCHES BOOK AS A TRIBUTE TO THE VETERANS OF WORLD WAR II When it comes to hard work and determination, local Manchester lad Gary Bridson-Daley has it in spades. With a passion for history and WW2 veterans he decided that wanted to capture their stories to ensure that their service… Continue Reading

Remembrance Service at Broughton House

Remembrance Service at Broughton House

TRIBUTES AND POEMS AT REMEMBRANCE DAY SERVICE Broughton House hosted a moving Remembrance Day service in honour of the British and Commonwealth servicemen and women who gave their lives in the two world wars and later conflicts. The guests include Broughton House chairman Sir Netar Mallick, trustees, and representatives from the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers,… Continue Reading

PLANS APPROVED FOR VETERAN CARE VILLAGE

PLANS APPROVED FOR VETERAN CARE VILLAGE

PLANS APPROVED FOR BROUGHTON HOUSE VETERANS CARE VILLAGE Plans for a Veterans Care Village at Broughton House have been approved. Work on the scheme is due to start early in 2018 after Salford City Council gave it the go-ahead. Plans were submitted in July following public consultation. The redevelopment of the two-acre site will be… Continue Reading

PICNICS AND PROMS AT BROUGHTON HOUSE

PICNICS AND PROMS AT BROUGHTON HOUSE

PICNICS AND PROMS AT BROUGHTON HOUSE A picnic and Proms sing-along family event held at Broughton House raised £4,000. The Lancashire Artillery Band and veterans’ sweetheart Sarah Dennis were among the performers at the event, which was sponsored by Local Care Force, R Noone & Son and Creamline Dairies. It was backed by a £250… Continue Reading

Broughton House 2017 Annual Report

Broughton House 2017 Annual Report

Broughton House 2017 Annual Report ANNUAL REPORT PRINT READY LR 14th sept Continue Reading

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