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MP handing out two Diamond Jubilee MedalsPosted: August 13, 2012

On August 24 Kootenay-Columbia MP David Wilks will be presenting Diamond Jubilee Commemorative Medals to two Columbia Valley residents during a special ceremony at the Lions Club Hall at the Invermere crossroads.

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s medals are awarded to recipients for their significant achievements and contributions to their communities.


Wilks will be presenting medals to extremely well-known and deserving residents, including Radium Hot Springs’ Phyllis Jackson and Windermere resident Anne Picton.

The ceremony begins at 11:30 a.m., with a light lunch at noon and it concludes at 1 p.m.



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