The Ensign was raised.

Flag raised in Kirkby for Merchant Navy Day

Merchant Navy Day was marked in Kirkby with the raising of a special flag.

A short service was held ahead of the raising of the Ensign outside Ashfield District Council's headquarters on Urban Road.

Remembering fallen Colleagues.

1. Merchant Navy Day service in Kirkby

Remembering fallen Colleagues.
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The service was conducted by Reverend Kevin Charles.

2. Merchant Navy Day service in Kirkby

The service was conducted by Reverend Kevin Charles.
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Bill McConville, who raised the red duster.

3. Merchant Navy Day service in Kirkby

Bill McConville, who raised the red duster.
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Glenys Maxwell spoke at the service.

4. Merchant Navy Day service in Kirkby

Glenys Maxwell spoke at the service.
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