Sit­u­a­tion ‘crit­i­cal’ as BB num­bers dwin­dle

Com­pany ap­peal for new mem­bers and vol­un­teers

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dif­fi­cult to com­mit ev­ery week.”

The 217 started in Oc­to­ber 1924 as the 217th Glas­gow com­pany.

The com­pany has four mem­bers who have achieved the Queen’s Badge, the high­est hon­our in the BB, and seven who have their Pres­i­dent’s Badge.

The 217th An­chor Boys start on Mon­day, Septem­ber 5 from 6.15-7.15pm for boys aged five to pri­mary three.

Ju­nior sec­tion starts on Tues­day, Septem­ber 6, 7.30-9pm or boys pri­mary four to six.

And the com­pany sec­tion meets on Fri­days from Septem­ber 8, 7.15-10pm for boys in pri­mary seven and up.

Of­fi­cers can be con­tacted by email on gilbert­field217@gmail.com, on Face­book and also at the church on meet­ing nights.

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