St Edmundsbury Cathedral, A County Service of Celebration to mark the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty The Queen.
A service of celebration was held at St Edmundsbury Cathedral Sunday 12th June, to mark HM The Queen's Platinum Jubilee. Two of Suffolk Army Cadet Force's British Empire Medal recipients, SSI Lesley Utting and SMI John Tillotson were invited by the Lord Lieutenant of Suffolk to the service. Also in attendance were 17 Suffolk Army Cadets including the Lord Lieutenants Cadet Sgt Dominic Smith, and the Commandant Col Andy Smith, the CEO Major Keith Humphrey and SI Jon Warby.As part of the service, Cadet Sgt Daniel Reeve did a reading of Her Majesty The Queen's 2001 Christmas Broadcast. The Dean of St Edmunsbury told the congregation, that, it was recently announced, Cadet Sgt Reeve is due to receive the League of Mercy's Distinguished Community Service Medal for Cadets.