Marking 100 Years Of Shaftesbury’s War Memorial And The Royal British Legion

The chairman of Shaftesbury’s Royal British Legion, Robin Miller, says he is delighted that nearly £7,500 has been banked from the 2020 Poppy Appeal.

2021 is the Royal British Legion’s centenary year and Robin has plans to mark the occasion in Shaftesbury.

It’s also the 100th birthday of our town’s war memorial and Robin hopes to arrange work to maintain the monument. You’ll hear about the history of the town’s war memorial during our report.