* Sculpture of Dedication unveiled in Pembroke

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In Perpetual Memory

Julie Jones, Pembroke  –  2nd June 2011

Robert Broome, Milford Haven  –  2nd June 2011

Andrew Jenkins, Milford Haven – 2nd June 2011

Dennis Riley, Milford Haven  –  2nd June 2011

David Sterlini, Tenby – 26th March 1989

On the 2nd June 2011, Pembroke Refinery experienced a tragic explosion.  The incident claimed the lives of four members of Pembrokeshire’s dedicated energy industry workforce and severely injured a fifth.

On Thursday 31st July 2013 a memorial sculpture was unveiled paying tribute to the workforce of the Pembrokeshire Energy Industry and commemorating those who have given their lives in this service.

Miss Joy Cornock, Harpist commenced the service and Councillor Arwyn Williams, Chairman of Pembrokeshire County Council welcomed those in attendance.  Angela Burns AM gave a response and the Dedication was given by The Right Reverend Wyn Evans, Bishop of St Davids.  Concluding Prayers were taken by Canon Roger Jones.

The bench, constructed of striking white Portland limestone, has been engraved to express sentiments of tribute to those lost.


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