SPECIAL SCHOOLS MUSIC FESTIVAL 2013

Fri 10th May 2013

One of the outstanding events organised by the Superintendent Gerald Richardson Memorial Youth Trust is the annual Special Schools Music Festival. Photo shows Park School Band.

 In 1974 members of Blackpool North Rotary club set up The Superintendent Gerald Richardson Memorial Youth Trust in memory of Gerry who was an enthusiastic and respected member of that club.  Gerry was shot and killed on the 23rd August 1971 following an armed robbery at a Blackpool Town Centre jewellers.   He was 38 years of age.  The object and aims of the Trust were close to Gerry's heart in that the Trust