LATE QUEEN MOTHER PRAISED THE FORTITUDE OF PLYMOUTH IN THE BLITZ
The Queen Mother talking about the fortitude of Plymouth in 1941.
Kevin Kelway was shortlisted for the Plymouth People’s Award in 2001, for his community works on Tinside Lido and organising a 60th anniversary memorial service at Charles Church – honouring the civilian war dead and the Plymouth Blitz of March 1941, with members of the Tinside Action Group.
PLYMOUTH BLITZ REMEMBERED
Letter from HM Queen Mother, and a 60th anniversary memorial service held on the 21st March 2001, honouring the civilian war dead at Charles Church and those who perished in the Plymouth Blitz of March 21st, 1941.
Martin Freeman article in the Western Morning News: