The fifth Littlehampton Sea Scout Group counts itself fortunate to have ex-servicemen among the many management workforce, and among the youngsters have mother and father who’re, or have been, in energetic service.
The group, based mostly at Gordon Corridor in Wick, normally takes half within the city’s Remembrance Sunday parade and repair however with that out of the window this 12 months, it has created its personal act of remembrance, with a number of generations becoming a member of collectively to commemorate our fallen heroes.
Greater than 60 youngsters and leaders have taken half within the digital video occasion, which can be broadcast on Remembrance Sunday.
Kester Riley, group Scout chief, mentioned: “As one other lockdown kicks in throughout the nation, it’s of utmost significance to nonetheless commemorate at the present time.
“It’s only proper to acknowledge the braveness and sacrifice of those that served their nation and acknowledge our duty to work for the peace they fought onerous to attain.
“It’s been a 12 months like no different, when generations have been separated by lockdown guidelines, but introduced collectively by the nation, from youngsters portray rainbows to applauding key staff to Sir Tom Moore elevating cash for the NHS.
“The fifth Littlehampton Sea Scouts is not going to let at the present time cross with out acknowledgement and that is one other instance of generations coming collectively in an act of remembrance.”
Kester mentioned Remembrance Sunday was a parade that was essential throughout the Scouting diary.
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