This morning was a time to reflect on the 71 young lifes lost in 1929 when there was a tragic loss of life at the Glen Cinema in Paisley. Today is the 80th anniversary of this tragic event.
The Paisley Development Trust and Renfrewshire council both laid wreaths at Paisley Cenotaph this morning to commemorate the event, I will upload a video soon of the ceremony and add some images as well.
Welcome and intro:- Father John Tormey
Opening prayer (remembering 80 years ago, the kids who lost their lives in the Glen) Bishop Tartallia
Reading:- Rev Briss
Poem :- Father Tormey
Moment of Silence (laying of wreath) Martyn R, assisting first Emily Brown laying wreath on the trusts behalf and then Derek Mackay (leader of council).
Prayers of intercession :- Father Tormey
Blessing:- Bishop Tartallia
for more information on the cinema go to www.glencinema.co.uk where you can also buy a DVD commemorating the event too.