Armed Forces Day - 22.06.09
At 10.30am on Monday 22 June flags were raised across the country ahead of the first annual Armed Forces Day on Saturday 27 June.
The special Armed Forces Day flag was raised on Sutton High Street by local cadets Aiden Dee and Stephen Newman.
The Mayor of Sutton, Cllr Margaret Court said,
"Armed Forces Day is about recognising the commitment and sacrifice of our armed forces and celebrating the role they play in our national life. Sutton Council remains committed to supporting our military personnel, veterans and cadet forces and I am extremely proud to see the flag raised on Sutton High Street today.