RAF Airman from Sidcup aims for Christmas number one

PUBLISHED: 09:52 18 December 2014 | UPDATED: 09:55 18 December 2014

Picture: Oliver Dixon/Imagewise.

Picture: Oliver Dixon/Imagewise.

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FLIGHT Lieutenant David Emeny-Smith, from Sidcup, has set his sights on a Christmas number one as part of the RAF Spitfire Choir.

1914 – The Carol of Christmas is sung by an ensemble of military voices and soloists.

The single is raising money for the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund, The Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity and ABF The Soldiers’ Charity.

Mr Emeny-Smith, who attended Bexley Grammar School, features in the song’s video, filmed at the Grave of the Unknown Warrior in Westminster Abbey.

He said: “I am immensely proud to have taken part in the recording of this amazing song, and I have my fingers crossed the public will get behind it and help raise money for the three charities.”

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