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Thomas Fowell Buxton Monument Dedication Ceremony

A monument to commemorate Thomas Fowell Buxton, MP for Weymouth between 1818 and 1837, who led the struggle to abolish slavery as an economic system, will be dedicated on Monday 5th June at 11.30 am on Bincleaves Green. Thomas Fowell Buxton took over the leadership of the movement in parliament from William Wilberforce in 1821.

The service will be led by Bishop Karen Gorham, Bishop of Sherborne. The Lord Lieutenant of Dorset will give a short speech and unveil the information board, followed by a response from the Mayor of Weymouth on behalf of the Borough.  Sir Crispin Buxton will respond for the Buxton family.
The service will end with the singing of the hymn ‘Amazing Grace’ which will be led by Mrs Patricia Thoyts.
Service sheets will be provided.

26 May 2017

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