AAC-AFA 'Twelve O'Clock High' Banquet
On Friday 27th August 2021, the annual 'Twelve O'Clock High' Banquet which raises a donation for the Red Cross of Constantine (RCC) Grand Sovereigns Charity, was held as usual in the Royal Air Force (RAF) Club in Mayfair, arranged and hosted by the Commanding Officer, Commr. Paul Fitzgerald.

The Grand Sovereign, Graham Flight, attended with his lady, Susan, Almost a 100 sat down to fine dining in the 'Sovereigns Room' at the RAF Club. Also among those present were the Inspector-Generals of Middlesex and Surrey, Bob Hancock and his wife Bridget, and Denis Leigh and his wife Jeni.

One of the CO's guests, Stephen Dunn, the Queens former personal bodyguard, auctioned off a bottle of wine from the Sandringham estate, and this ,along with the Raffle and a Penny auction both conducted by Dr. Miguel Godfrey, raised £1,000 for the Grand Sovereigns Charity. The OC subsequently presented a cheque for that amount to The Grand Sovereign, Graham, who received it with thanks, expressing his appreciation of the generous donation to his Charity.

AAC-AFA 'Twelve O'Clock High' Banquet The CO and Grand Sovereign, thanked everyone for attending, and contributing to a very entertaining and enjoyable event.

Article by Paul Fitzgerald and photo by Bob Tuthill

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