Sopwith Camel project launched on Bedford Park Southport (otsnews.tv) June 25th, 2015 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: World War I Plane – SLP Project The Sopwith Camel project was launched today 25th June, 2015 at 2pm on Bedford Park, Southport. The Deputy Lord Lieutenant of Merseyside, Mark FW Blundell Esq DL was in attendance to cut the ribbon that has officially launched the plane on its’ journey around the schools. School Council Members representing EVERY school in Southport were also there to see the plane for the very first time. Photo: (Left) Nick Sheeran, (Middle) Mark FW Blundell Esq DL The Project has been commissioned by the Southport Learning Parnership (all the schools) who have had the replica built in order to ‘fly’ around the schools as a teaching aid and resource up until the centenary of the end of the war in November 2018. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!