Tag: Hedon Town Council

Hedon to mark 75th Anniversary of Victory in Europe #VE75

Friday, May 8 will see VE 75 activities at 3pm which is the time that Prime Minister Winston Churchill announced ‘Peace in Europe’ in 1945. On Market Hill in Hedon, a series of VE 75 events are planned including a brass band, singers, dancers and World War II re-enactments. There will be a 1940’s fancy dress competition for children. St Augustine’s Church will be hosting special VE 75 exhibitions over the weekend set up by the Hedon Museum and the Hedon Women’s Institute.

Death of “Mr Hedon”

It was with great regret that Hedon Town Council received the news that Douglas Goulsbra, Master of the Guild of Mace Bearers and Honorary Burgess of Hedon passed away peacefully on 24 November 2019 aged 93. A service will be held at St Augustine’s Church, Hedon on Friday 6 December 2019 at 12.45pm followed by committal at Chanterlands Crematorium, Hull.