On arrival at Heysham the IOM party were greeted by Horwich members who took them directly to lunch at the Crown. After an excellent meal, the group were transported to the top of Winter Hill where a short memorial service was held for those who lost their lives 56 years ago.
In the evening the IOM members were guests of RCO Horwich at their Charter Night which was a fantastic event as usual.
After a visit to the legendary Greeley's pie shop the next morning, the group were returned to heysham for the journey home.
more Commemoration of the 57th Anniversary of the Winter Hill Air Crash. Subject to weather conditions a short service and wreath laying will be held at the site of the Rotary plaque in Cooil y Ree Park, St. John's at 10.30am followed by refreshments at Greens
back 56th Winter Hill Anniversary at the Church, St. John's at 10.30. There will be complimentary refreshments at Green's Cafe afterwards thanks to the kind generosity of the proprietor. All welcome.