Reception at Deal museum
Eileen Rowbotham, Deal's deputy mayor, donned a
historical robe at a special reception thanking volunteers of one
of the town’s museums.
Deal Maritime & Local History
Museum trustees hosted the occasion at St Andrew’s Church Hall.
Mike Eddy, secretary to the museum,
said: "A lot of work has been done over the last few weeks by our
volunteers to bring part of the museum’s rear building into use as
"The reception was to thank them
for their work and explain the programme to our many
During the event, Cllr Mrs
Rowbotham wore the robe, which along with a number of military
uniforms, has recently been cleaned and is undergoing
Mr Eddy added: "The reception
celebrated the re-opening of the museum for the 2012 season and
looked forward to the 2013 season".
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