The Mayor's Carol Service took place this evening, Thursday 20th December, at St. Peter's Aldborough Hatch. I hope the photographs above and the following text will be helpful.
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(1) From left to right - Councillor Elaine Norman, Deputy Mayor, Revd Kate Lovesey, Priest-in-Charge, St. Peter's, Councillor Muhammed Javed, Mayor of Redbridge, Peggy Oliver, Pearly Queen, and Ms Shamin Ali, Mayoress.
(2) Peggy Oliver, Pearly Queen, and Ms Shamin Ali, Mayoress.
The Service was conducted by Revd Kate Lovesey, Priest-in-Charge, St. Peter's Aldborough Hatch, who also gave the Address.
The Mayor welcomed Councillors, guests and visitors, together with members of St Peter's Church.
Lessons were read by Col Alan Hall, Judge David Radford, Councillor Keith Prince, Leader of the Council, Councillor Elaine Norman, Deputy Mayor, and Peggy Oliver, Pearly Queen.
The collection was for the Mayor's charities - Redbridge Carers Support Service and Redbridge MENCAP.
Seasonal refreshments of mulled wine and mince pies were served following the Service.