Saturday 27 June 2020

Armed Forces Day

Sleaford — 22 June 2020

Armed Forces Day Flag Raising and Veterans Lunch celebrations

10:00 am to 3:00 pm

North Kesteven District Council invite residents to help recognize and celebrate the job our previous, current and future Armed Forces personnel do by attending a public Flag Raising event to celebrate Armed Forces Day. Accompanied by a performance from a Choir made up of a collaborative of local primary schools, current serving and retired staff from local (RAF Cranwell and RAF Digby) military bases, the ceremony is accompanied with retired military veterans who will perform the ‘General salute’ and a blessing is given by the Vicar of St Deny’s Church. This is followed with the a Lunch, where those who have registered as Veterans are awarded with their veterans badge by the Leader of North Kesteven District Council.