On 7 December 2017, the Taxi Charity held its annual Christmas lunch for war veterans. As in previous years, the event was held at Millwall Football Club and a wonderful time was had by all. Here are a few of our favourite photos. Click here to view the full photo album on our Flickr channel. Photos courtesy of Julie Raison Photography. #ChristmasLunch #MillwallFootballClub #JulieRaisonPhotography
My heartfelt thanks for inviting me to the Christmas function. It was another outstanding success, enjoyed, I'm sure by all. The entertainment was also top notch - splendid singing.
I must tell you about the gaggle of six lads, who came up while we were waiting at Waterloo for stragglers and congratulated us for our efforts in World War II. They had come down from the North to join the guards - and all had been accepted. Your committee man who was looking after us gave them
On Thursday 3 December, the Taxi Charity held its annual Christmas lunch for war veterans. Approx. 150 veterans and over 100 veterans' guests attended a slap up lunch in the Executive Suite at Millwall Football Club. Here are a few photos from the day. Visit our Flickr site for the full set of photos:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/taxicharity/albums/72157660038123903 #ChristmasLunch #TedPieri #MillwallFootballClub
An 89 year-old World War II veteran who undertook a charity parachute jump has raised money to help other veterans take flight. Edward ‘Ted' Pieri, who turns 90 next May, donated £1700 to the Taxi Charity after jumping from a plane with the Red Devils, 70 years after first gaining his wings. The grandfather's fundraising efforts will enable the charity, also known as The London Taxi Benevolent Association For War Disabled, to host a gliding day next year for 10 veterans whose
Today, the Taxi Charity is holding its annual Christmas lunch for war veterans. Approx. 150 veterans and over 100 veterans' guests will be attending a slap up lunch in the Executive Suite at Millwall Football Club. In addition to the lunch, volunteer taxi drivers will be running a ferry service to Millwall FC from London Bridge and Waterloo station taxi ranks. Also, at London Bridge, there will be Millwall's Routemaster bus to take guests to the ground. This year's guests of