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A special event to mark the 90th Annual Reunion of the Royal Welch Fusiliers Comrades’ Association in Wrexham is to be held this weekend.

Former Royal Welch Fusiliers from far and wide will congregate in Wrexham on the 6th and 7th September to mark the 90th Annual Reunion of the Royal Welch Fusiliers Comrades’ Association in Wrexham.

On Saturday 6th September, the Comrades have their annual Act of Remembrance at the RWF War Memorial, Bodhyfryd at 11.00 a.m. Along with the Colonel of the Regiment, the Chairman of the Association and many of the Comrades, the Mayor, Councillor Alan Edwards, will also attend.

Beginning at 6.00 p.m. on Saturday 6th September, a traditional Beat Retreat Ceremony will take place on Llwyn Isaf Green. This is a great spectacle and is one of the highlights of the RWF Comrades Association Annual Reunion Weekend.

After the Band of the Royal Welsh have Beat the Retreat, the Colonel of the Regiment and the Mayor will take the salute on Llwyn Isaf Green.