Waitrose to the Rescue

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Fire at Windsor Castle

By Carol Hill

Windsor Castle was serverly damaged by fire last week, but thanks to Mr Peter Sharpe, Branch Manager of Windsor and his team, the firemen, police officers and volunteers helping to fight the blaze and rescue art treasures, did not got hungry.

Mr Sharpe explained: "About 18 months ago, an arrangement was set up between the WRVS and branches Windsor and Maidenhead to open our stores to help out with food and supplies if ever there was an emergency.

Taken from Chronicle 28th November 1992

This page was added by Carol Hill on 21/08/2012.