Screen Shot 2015-09-24 at 15.33.26A BIG thank you is being said to everyone who helped make a success a memorial service to mark the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain.

The event was held at Middlesbrough Cenotaph on Sunday, September 13 and was organised by the RAF’s 1869 (Middlesbrough) Squadron ATC.

Katy McEwan, Chair of the 1869 Civilian Committee, said: “On behalf of the Civilian Committee I express our thanks, pride and gratitude to all those

who contributed to making the event so spectacular.

“Finally of course, the people of Middlesbrough for attending and pausing with us to show our gratitude and thanks to those who gave their lives so that this country could remain free.”