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November 2015. We Will Remember Them.

Posted on 30th November 2015 by Julie and David Thomson in General News.

November 2015. We Will Remember Them. November has been dominated worldwide by events in Paris on 13 November and other terror attacks including Beirut and Mali. Here in France the Paris attacks sent shockwaves through the communities and homage was paid to the victims at solemn events in our village of La Boisselle and nearby Albert. On 27 November we flew the tricolor from our gateway as France held a memorial service for all the victims. Around the table here at No.56 there have been many discussions about terrorism from our guests from all parts of the globe. A common theme has been that we must carry on with our lives, doing good where we can; to travel and live life to the full and not be cowed by fear and evil. To all victims, those who lost their lives, those who survived and will carry a burden forever, their family and friends, you have the world’s support and empathy.

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