Volunteers’ dedication rewarded

Eastbourne voluntary servicemen were recognised for their dedication to the armed forces
Eastbourne voluntary servicemen were recognised for their dedication to the armed forces

VOLUNTEER servicemen from Eastbourne were recognised for their dedication to the armed forces at an annual awards ceremony.

Vehicle mechanic Gary Windham, 52, of Eastbourne Territorial Army, was given the Meritorious Certificate for his outstanding service, dedication and commitment to the volunteer reserves and cadet movement at the event in Haywards Heath last week.

Royal Marine Cadet Corporal Sam Upperton, 16, of Causeway School was named the Lord Lieutenant of East Sussex’s Royal Marine Cadet of the Year.