Remembrance Day 2017

Posted on October 23 2017

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Church Street and Main Street in Shildon will be closed to traffic from 10.30 am on Sunday, 12th  November to allow the Remembrance Day Service and Parade to go ahead.  Servicemen, Civic Dignitaries, local groups and organisations will meet at the Bus Station in Shildon around 10.30 am.  The parade will march down Church Street to arrive at the War Memorial for a two minute silence at 11.00 am.  

In Middridge, please meet at the Village Hall, 11.45am ready for the Service of Remembrance at the War Memorial on South Side at 12 noon. 

On Saturday, 11th November, a short Remembrance Service will take place at the War Memorial in Redworth Road, Shildon, opposite the Railway Institute.  Please meet at 10.30 am for the short parade from end of Dabble Duck Industrial Estate to the War Memorial.

Wreaths must be collected from the Town  Council Offices, Civic Hall Square, Shildon by noon on Friday, 10th November. Cheques to be made payable to Royal British Legion.

For further informtion please contact Shildon Town Council on 01388 772563