SERVICE OF REMEMBRANCE HELD AT TARASIVKA

13.06.11


Several hundred people from across the UK braved bad weather conditions yesterday to attend the annual Service of Remembrance held at Tarasivka in Weston-on-Trent, Derbyshire.  

The event was organised by the Association of Ukrainian Former Combatants (AUFC).

Following a Liturgy and Panakhyda services which ending with a lone bugler sounding the last post, representatives from the Embassy of Ukraine, the OUN, AUGB, AUFC, Association of Ukrainian Women, Ukrainian Youth Association, Plast - Ukrainian Scouts Organisation, Society Hutsulshchyna and Society Boikivshchyna laid flowers at the foot of the memorial to those who gave their lives for the freedom of Ukraine.

The event culminated with a concert in the afternoon.

A full report will appear in Dumka.

 



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