Saturday 27 June 2020

Armed Forces Day

Bedlington — 27 June 2020

Armed Forces Day

When
11:30 am to 2:30 pm
Location

The event will start at 11.30am with a parade of veterans, cadets and Salutation Army Band starting out on Front Street West to The War Memorial adjacent Bedlington Community Centre.
At the War memorial the Armed Forces Flag will be raised on the flag pole, a short address will be made by the Town Council Mayor and the playing of the last post.
At the conclusion of the short address / flag raising veterans in attendance will be invited into the Community Centre for afternoon tea and a musical show featuring war time songs. All other parade attendees and all members of the public will be invited into the community cafe for free tea / coffee.