Saturday 27 June 2020

Armed Forces Day

Newport — 1 July 2019

Armed Forces Day Flag Raising Ceremony

10:00 am to 10:30 pm

We are planing a religious ceremony, officiated at by the chaplain to the Royal Welsh Comrades, Newport, with prayers for all armed forces and veterans, and blessings for the flag and forces personnel.
Attending will be representatives from serving personnel and veteran associations, as well as civic dignitaries and the High Sheriff and Lord Lieutenant of Gwent.
The Armed Forces flag will be hoisted during the ceremony.
Members of the public, visitors and local residents are invited to take part in this thanksgiving service.
Teas and coffees will be available after the ceremony in the main lobby.