Song Bird champion Eddie, from North Walsham, meets the royals at Buckingham Palace

Eddie Bullimore at a Buckingham Palace garden party. Picture: SUBMITTED

Eddie Bullimore at a Buckingham Palace garden party. Picture: SUBMITTED - Credit: Archant

Song bird champion Eddie Bullimore swapped the country lanes of north Norfolk for the manicured lawn of a very prestigious London address when he attended a royal garden party at Buckingham Palace.

Mr Bullimore, of Anchor Lane, North Walsham, was invited to the event as a 'thank you' for his charity work in aid of the Song Bird Survival Turst.

He and his friend Lynn Frarey have raised more than £14,000 for the cause.

Mr Bullimore attended the garden party the day after his 80th birthday.

'I had a fantastic day. It was good to represent Song Bird Survival and the public who have given so generously,' he said.


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The Queen, Prince Charles and his wife, the Duchess of Cornwall, were all at the garden party.

? Another table-top sale in aid of Song Bird Survival will be held in the marquee of the Lighthouse Inn, Walcott, on June 12 from 10am-3pm.

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