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Wreaths Laid In The Rain To Remember VJ Day Sacrifices

Shaftesbury commemorates VJ Day. Alfred reports from Saturday’s service at Park Walk’s war memorial.

Royal British Legion chairman Robin Miller praises Shaftesbury’s ‘tremendous spirit’ and the community’s response to the coronavirus challenge.

Rev Dr Helen Dawes leads the service.

Mayor Tim Cook lays a wreath at the cenotaph on Park Walk

The weekly Legion events have not restarted yet. Robin explains how his volunteers continue to support vulnerable members of our community remotely.

Listen at 1:01.