Saturday May 12th
8.30am to 10.30am
Hilperton (on A361)
payable at the door
Guest Speaker: Major General (rtd) TIM CROSS CBE
Commissioned into the British Army in 1971, Tim Cross has commanded at every level – leading a Bomb-Disposal team in Northern Ireland to commanding a division of 30,000. He has served in Germany, Cyprus, Kuwait/Iraq, Bosnia, Macedonia, Albania and Kosovo.
Tim was appointed CBE in 1999, for his contribution to the Humanitarian crisis in Kosovo, Albania and Macedonia. In 2002 he was involved in the planning for operations in Iraq – later deployed as British Deputy to the US led Office of Reconstruction and Humanitarian Affairs. Following his retirement in 2007, he was the Army Adviser to the UK House of Commons Defence Committee for 7 years.
Tim is a committed Christian with a long and distinguished military career.