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LEGION: Members of Bakewell branch of the Royal British Legion Women’s Section gathered at the Town Hall for their last monthly meeting before the summer recess.

The meeting opened with the Act of Homage being said by the branch chairman, Mrs Angela Swift.

The speaker was Leonardo Canziani from Chesterfield who spoke about his hobby of beekeeping which he had done for 30 years.

Honey, marmalade, dressings and other products were on sale for members to purchase.

The raffle, organised by Mrs Maureen Kreuger, saw everyone take home a prize.

The refreshments were served by Mrs L. Pheasey, the branch treasurer.

The next monthly meeting is on September 24, when Pam Wildgoose will be the speaker.

The next event is the Purse Presentation at Belper (The Masonic Rooms) on September 2.

Anyone wishing to attend should contact the branch secretary on 01629 813925.