Raising the flag in worldwide celebration

Chairman Bill Chapple OBE, with Security Officer Windol Williams, preparing to raise the Commonwealth flag PNL-160316-172040001

Chairman Bill Chapple OBE, with Security Officer Windol Williams, preparing to raise the Commonwealth flag PNL-160316-172040001

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Buckinghamshire joined more than 1,000 communities around the country to raise the flag for Commonwealth Day on Monday. Bucks County Council chairman Bill Chapple OBE, helped by security officer Windol Williams, raised the flag in front of Old County Hall, in Aylesbury, at 10am, celebrating a day marked by 53 countries worldwide.

Mr Chapple said: “This gives the community the opportunity to express appreciation for the Commonwealth, and the values of co-operation and understanding between our nations.”