24 June 2017
Armed Forces Day – Basildon Borough
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Armed Forces Day is a chance to show your support for the men and women who make up the Armed Forces community; from currently serving troops to Service families, Veterans and cadets.
On Saturday 24 June, Basildon Council in partnership with the Basildon Borough Civil Military Partnership Board (CMPB) have arranged an Armed Forces Day parade in Basildon Town Centre, which starts at 12noon at Toys ‘r’ Us and finishes at East Square with a parade salute and inspection of the colours.
Armed Forces Day Flag Raising Ceremony – The Basildon Centre
The celebrations for Armed Forces Day begin in the Borough on Monday 19 June at 11am when Cllr David Harrison, the Mayor of Basildon, will be joined by veterans to raise the Armed Forces Day flag at the Basildon Centre.