Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada

June 25, 2012 13:30 ET

Media Advisory: Ceremony of Remembrance at Runnymede Air Forces Memorial in United Kingdom

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - June 25, 2012) - The Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will be joined by a Government of Canada delegation and will participate in a ceremony of remembrance at the Runnymede Air Forces Memorial.

Location: Runnymede Air Forces Memorial
Coopers Hill Lane, Englefield Green
Surrey, United Kingdom
Date: Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Time: 11:00 a.m. BST - 6 a.m. EST

The ceremony will include remarks by dignitaries. The Canadian Minister of Veterans Affairs and members of the delegation will be available for media interviews following the ceremony.

Contact Information

  • Media Inquiries:
    Janice Summerby
    Media Relations Advisor
    Veterans Affairs Canada
    613-992-7468

    Christie Tucker
    Media Relations Officer
    Political Affairs and Public Diplomacy Division
    Canadian High Commission (London)
    christie.tucker@international.gc.ca
    +44 20 7258 6362

    Jean-Christophe de le Rue
    Press Secretary
    Office of the Minister of Veterans Affairs
    613-797-0671