Friends Of The Tenth Featured On Radio Leicester

THE FRIENDS of the Tenth Appeal was in the media spotlight when BBC Radio Leicester broadcast a special feature on the mission to create a memorial in Somerby.

Alec Wilson, Chairman of the Friends group, and stone sculptor Graeme Mitcheson were interviewed by BBC correspondent Bridget Blair about the fund-raising campaign.

This was featured on the Ben Jackson programme this week and will be repeated on Sunday 3rd September between 1.00pm and 2.00pm in the Talking History programme.

You can listen to what Alec and Graeme had to say by going to http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p05dpptz

Bridget visited them at Graeme’s Chisel-It business in Coleorton where she had the opportunity to find out more about what is planned for the memorial.