Legion to hold celebrations

A whole host of entertainers are taking to Exmouth Pavilion tonight to celebrate 90 years of the Royal British Legion and its Poppy Appeal.

The show begins at 7.20pm, and will feature performances from Scottish Pipes and Drums, Lynsey Leigh Davies, Moor Music, and Bill Murray and the Mariners Away.

There will also be an appearance from East Devon resident Bill Pertwee, who starred as Warden Hodges in classic BBC sitcom Dad’s Army.

He will be giving a talk about his experiences on the show, and conducting the prize draw.

Tickets cost �7.50 each, or �7 each for a group booking of six or more.

They are available from the box office on (01395) 222477.