24 June 2023

Armed Forces Day

Eastbourne — 24 June 2023

Eastbourne and District Armed Forces day show

10:00 am to 6:00 pm
1 Lottbridge Drove
Eastbourne BN22 7SG

Local veterans have banded together to organise and run this year’s AFD, to showcase the military associations in the area, cadets and reserve units.

There will be an arena with various displays and entertainment, and in the surrounding areas numerous stalls ranging from crafts, to food, to games and competitions, and a licensed bar. There will also be a display of historic military items and memorabilia from WW2 to Gulf War One and other confrontations. Also, the presentation to the winning cadet unit of the drill and turnout competition.

Combat Stress will be hosting the annual dog show and tombola. There will be an airsoft shooting range, climbing wall, a Punch and Judy show, and a parade of military standards, with VIPs opening the event!

Running from 09:00 to 18:00 at Five Acre Field, Lottbridge Drove, Eastbourne, BN23 6HD.