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Celebrating the role of the Merchant Navy

News : 03 September 2018

To highlight the importance of seafaring to the nation, Wealden District Council is flying the Red Ensign on Merchant Navy Day 3 September.

Steve Leonard with Chairman Chris Hardy

Flying the flag today with Wealden’s Chairman, Councillor Chris Hardy (centre) were the Standard Bearer for Hailsham Royal British Legion, Steve Leonard, and the Chairman of Hailsham Royal British Legion, Mike Weller. The Red Ensign will be flying at Wealden District Council’s Hailsham offices all week.

More information about the Red Ensign campaign can be found here

https://www.seafarers.uk/campaigning/merchant-navy-day/