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In Memory – 4th Annual Liverpool Vigil

4th Annual Liverpool VigilCalderdale was represented at the 4th Annual Liverpool Vigil, hosted by Action on Addiction, for those lost to addiction and Alcoholism. It was a bittersweet evening as a group braved the journey over the Pennines to pay their respects to people who have died, both in Calderdale and across the North-West. Speaking to our reporter, Francis said, “It is a poignant reminder that this illness kills, but at the same time, it reminds us of the gratitude we have for those who have found the path to Recovery”. Sadly, the roll-call from Calderdale continues to grow, and it is an intense, moving almost frightening set of names that takes 40 minutes to read out. The most telling is the names of multiple family names, depicting generation after generation who are lost forever.

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