Flying the flag for veterans

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COMMEMORATIVE flags will be flying in Barnsley as part of civic ceremonies to mark Armed Forces and Veterans Day.

The town is still finalising its arrangements for the occasion, which is on Saturday, June 23. Sheffield, Rotherham and Chesterfield have already revealed their programmes for the event.

A Barnsley Council spokeswoman said: “We are still finalising our details for the event.

“We will, along with the rest of the nation, be raising the flag at the Town Hall.”