In Reply to: Michael Morgan posted by Auld Stock on March 30, 2016 at 19:37:47:
Nice to see, Frenchill Monument get a mention, but the truth bet that it was a farce from the begining . "PADDY "always liked to ""pull"" a fast one .The French Government were approached to contribute towards the construction of an "Appropriate Memorial" to their fallen hero's.They agreed,_ to the request. They gave a substiancial donation. The offical Open came, and a senior" Offical "was despatched to the opening. When he arrivred and saw what they (French Government) got for their money, he got back in his Carrage and went away . In appear's that given the French contribution, they expected an Eiffell Tower size structure in place. But you all know commitee's with ??