Armed Forces Day 2019

The Parish Council are holding an Armed Forces Day Celebration on Sunday 30 June 2019 to give our community the chance to show their support for currently serving troops, service families, veterans and cadets.


The afternoon commences with a Parade of Standards from Black Boy Wood Shops to the Parish Centre, led by a lone piper, where the Armed Forces Day Flag will be raised at 4.00pm.

There will be a large memorabilia display in Tennyson Hall, with music and refreshments available on the Parish Centre lawn from 3.30pm.

A charity collection will be held in aid the Chairman’s nominated charity.

Everyone welcome – anyone wishing to take part in the parade should congregate at Black Boy Wood Shops, AL2 3LW from 3pm onwards and be ready to move off by 3.30pm. Please wear uniform/medals if appropriate. If you have any memorabilia which could be lent to us for the display, please contact Gill Marie in the Parish Council Office.

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