Celebrating Armed Forces Day in East Lothian

Iain Gray MSP joined councillors, including Provost John McMillan, council officials, other dignitaries and veterans at East Lothian’s Armed Forces Day flag raising ceremony today at Haddington Town House.

The Council is flying the special flag to help mark this year’s UK Armed Forces Day which takes place on Saturday 29th June.

Iain Gray MSP said:

“I was pleased to join dignitaries, including Provost Councillor John McMillan, and local veterans at East Lothian’s flag raising ceremony for Armed Forces Day this morning in Haddington.

“Our county has a close association with the UK’s Armed Forces, with many local families proud of their connection to the Services. It is right that we honour their contribution and thank them for all they for us on this special day.”

Find out more about this year’s Armed Forces Day atwww.armedforcesday.org.uk/