Greenlaw remembers poet and composer killed at The Somme
0 Have your say A Lottery grant of £1,3330 will go towards a celebration at Greenlaw Parish Church of the life of composer and poet Frederick Septimus Kelly on Remembrance Sunday.
Kelly was based in Greenlaw for his military training prior to serving in World War One, and Remembrance Sunday will be exactly 100 years to the day when he was killed at the Battle of the Somme.
Local school children, historical groups, the Air Cadet group and a local musical society are all taking part in the community event at the church on Sunday, November 13, at 3.30pm. Music by other composers killed in the... read more