29 June 2024

Armed Forces Day

Birmingham celebrates Armed Forces in town centre

Birmingham communities celebrated the Armed Forces with a day of activities in the city’s iconic Centenary Square.

Events began with a Drumhead Serviceand a tri-service parade followed by veterans associations, Royal British Legion and the Band of the Royal Signals for a service and prayers.

Veterans’ associations and charities held stalls, while the Services held activities and displays and a children’s workshop, mini zoo, live music and street food entertained the crowds.