17 June 2017
Armed Forces Day – Retford
- Kings Park House
Retford Armed Forces Day Committee are pleased to announce that our 2nd Annual Armed Forces Day event will be held in Kings Park on Saturday 17 June 2017.
The day will begin with a short ceremony at the War Memorial involving raising of the Armed Forces Day Standard on Retford Town Hall, at 09.00.
A number of military units will be in attendance throughout the day, as will the Retford Branch of the Royal British Legion and several Armed Forces charities.
Veterans will, once again, be offered a free breakfast, served between 09.00 and 10.30. All veterans are welcome to attend.
Retford Army Cadets, Retford Air Training Corps and other youth groups will also be taking part in the events.
Retford Guides will also be holding their annual carnival in cooperation with the Armed Forces Day celebrations.