Benenden

As part of the village's millennium celebration the new village sign was unveiled on Saturday 26th August 2000.
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The crowd collected ready for the midday ceremony

Stories of the village's cricket traditions were recounted by parish council chairman...
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... and the sign was unveiled by descendants of those cricketers depicted by the new sign - Edward Gower Wenman and Richard Mills.

The proceedings proudly overseen by the sign's artist.


Despite the slight rain it was a splendid occasion!

Copyright Tim Dwyer 2002 - timdwyer@benenden.org.uk