Pershore Abbey Community

Pershore Abbey Community commemorated VE75 virtually with several videos on their YouTube Channel and Facebook page:

  • Service of Reflection 
  • Video of the display at St Andrew’s created by Trudy Burge
  • 11am Mayor of Pershore led 2 minutes silence with a Remembrance video
  • 12 noon Premiere of the video of VE60 with the Band of the Royal Marines from 2005
  • 3pm The National Toast
  • 5pm Video from the Cemetery of the Cross Of Sacrifice remembering those buried far away from home
  • 7pm live broadcast of the Abbey bell being rung by Revd Claire Lording
  • 8.30pm Remembering Pershore’s WW2 fallen with the poppy petals falling from the bell tower (using archive footage)