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Richmond Entertainer awarded MBE

22 May 2012

Richmond Village Residents and staff were delighted, recently, to hear that regular entertainer, accordionist, John Jones had received the MBE for his dedication to charity work.

John, who will be celebrating his 70th birthday the weekend of the Queen’s Jubilee, regularly visits local hospitals and care homes with his accordion and, indeed, is even playing over the weekend of his birthday!

John travelled down toLondonto receive his award from Princess Anne atBuckinghamPalacewhich he said was “An honour and a great privilege”.

 

Pictured – John and his MBE