Plaque to be installed in honour of hero Folajimi who died while rescuing drowning woman from the Thames

Date:

“May his selflessness and compassion inspire people to commit themselves to helping others”

Bermondsey hero Folajimi Olubunmi-Adewole, who died after leaping into the Thames to save a drowning woman, will have a plaque installed in his honour.

Selfless Folajimi, better known as Jimi, a former pupil at Harris Academy Peckham, died in the Thames’ choppy waters on Friday, April 24, aged just twenty.

Local charity Living Bankside will erect the plaque at Cathedral Square, next to Southwark Cathedral, on Sunday, January 22.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Share post:

Subscribe

spot_imgspot_img

Popular

More like this
Related

Stocking Your Café: Essential Tips for Success

Stocking your café with the right ingredients, equipment, and...

Types of Home Assistance for the Elderly

As individuals age, they may require support to maintain...

Leasing a Range Rover Sport: A Smart Guide to Luxury and Performance

Introduction In the world of luxury vehicles, the Range Rover...

Discovering London’s Culinary Gems: The Best Chinese Restaurants

London, a vibrant and bustling metropolis, is renowned for...