Remembrance Sunday

Remembrance Sunday is a day for the nation to remember and honour those who have sacrificed themselves to secure and protect our freedom. Remembrance Sunday always falls on the second Sunday in November. The Town’s commemorative activities will take place on Sunday 12 November 2023. As previous years there will be a parade followed by a church service in St Mary's Church and wreath laying afterwards at the War Memorial.

9.15 am Assemble in the Central Car Park

9.40 am Parade to St Mary’s Church to the band

10.00 am Service in St Mary’s Church

10.40 am Completion of Service and to the War Memorial

10.50 am Service at the War Memorial

11.00 am Completion of two minute silence and final blessing

         Parade marches from the War Memorial

         Council to lay wreath at Glen Goodman corner

 Road Closure from 8am to 12 noon as follows: Chapel Street from the car park entrance to the War Memorial, Westgate from the top of St Joseph's Street/Wharfebank Crescent to Kirkgate, Kirkgate from Westgate to its junction with High Street and Bridge Street