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ECCLES AND SALFORD REMEMBERS ALAN HENNING THREE YEARS ON
 

Star date: 3rd October 2017

ECCLES COUNCILLORS TRIBUTE TO ALAN HENNING

Three years on from the murder of Alan Henning by ISIS, a posy of flowers was today placed on the Eccles Cross by local councillors.

"Alan was a good man, will always be remembered by the people of Eccles and it's important that we show it and mark it" said Eccles councillor Peter Wheeler.

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Alan Henning remembered three years on Alan Henning remembered three years on
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Today marks three years since Alan Henning was murdered delivering aid to refugees in Syria but he is still remembered in Eccles and Salford. This morning, local councillors placed a wreath at the Eccles Cross to commemorate Alan in his home town.

"We want to ensure that people remember Alan and the work he did to help people suffering through no fault of their own" said Councillor Peter Wheeler "People in Eccles still miss him and remember him fondly. Our thoughts are with Alan's family..."

Bob wrote
at 05:11:50 on 04 October 2017
When we were kids we were told the story of the good Samaritan. Alan was such a man. R.I.P. Alan.
 
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