11th Nov 2018
Annual Remembrance parade and service
The Annual Remembrance Service is conducted in accordance with local tradition and reflects the solemnity of the National observance of 2 Minutes silence to commemorate the dead of Two World Wars.
The Service consists of an organised Parade along specified streets culminating in an open air service of Remembrance held at the War Memorial at Euston Place. The Service commences at 10.50 am and terminates with a return March at approximately 11.30 am.
Approximately 300 people take part in the Parade, with in the region of 1500 observing Members of the public gathering around the War Memorial to participate in the Service.
The Civic party, comprising representatives of the District and Town Councils, the Local Member of Parliament and other civic dignitaries, meet at the Town Hall from where the Civic Party will process to the War Memorial at 10.45am approximately.