On behalf of Silksworth Banner Group I would like to thank the people who gave generously to enable us to attend this years Durham Miners Gala.
They include; Councillors Peter and Betty Gibson, Phillip Tye, Pat Smith and Christine Marshall, Durham Miners Association, Doxford Park Community Association, Silksworth Community Centre, Fire Brigade Union, Scollen & Wright funeral services, S Porter Kitchens, Mr J Khaira (Ken’s shop), Angela and Jeff Esh Winning Fish Shop, and N Hixon who provided the transport. Donations were also received from Dr Sam Glatt, Stuart Thompson, B Walker, Phillips, Ken Campbell.
Thanks also to Shepherd Brass Band who played for us and the committee and staff of Silksworth British Legion Club. Also The Midas Touch and Flowers in the Park for donating raffle prizes. Thanks to Banner Group members for their help and support. All the people who travelled with us and gave a donation,we had a great day. Thanks again hope to see you next year.
Peter Shields (secretary),