Stoke-on-Trent — 28 June 2020
ARMED FORCES AND VETERANSCELEBRATION DAY
This event is a family day of celebration for Armed Forces personnel, past and present.
There will be in excess of 3000 visitors on the day from across Staffordshire and Cheshire. The day will consist of a full military parade and drumhead service.. taking part in the parade will be Veterans, Cadets, Serving personnel, Scouts, Brownies, Girl Guides, Police Cadets and family members of past veterans , parading with their loved one’s medals.
It will be a fun day for all the family , with military exhibitions and recruitment stands, a full funfair, Army vehicle displays, a military assault course, support from all the emergency services, including fire, ambulance, police, blood bikes ect.
There will also be various supporting stalls, including SSAFA, Help the Heroes, veterans Breakfast Clubs, REME and other military associations.
There will also be musical entertainment from the 40’s era and a brass band playing throughout, to entertain the crowds.
Civic Dignitaries will be attending, including the Lord Lieutenant (or Deputy), Lord Mayor of Stoke on Trent, Mayors from across Staffordshire and the High Sheriff of Staffordshire.