Maidstone — 25 June 2016
‘Picnic in the Park’ to celebrate Armed Forces Day (An indoor and outdoor picnic’ organised by Sutton Valence & District Branch RBL)
- Sutton Valence,
The Royal British Legion provides lifelong support for the Armed Forces community – serving men and women, veterans, and their families.
This year The Sutton Valence & District Branch RBL are holding an event at Sutton Valence Village Hall and Grounds in recognition of our Armed Forces – this is a chance to show your support and salute Our Forces.
Programme: (First Draft)
- 1.00 pm: Arrival time
- 1.45 pm: Official Welcome by Deputy Lieutenant Sir Huge Robertson representing the Lieutenancy of Kent.
- 2.00 pm: Prayers of remembrance for the sacrifice the armed forces have made, and are still making.
- 2.45 pm: Tea served in the village hall. Guests welcomed by the Deputy Mayor of Maidstone. 100 seated – Tickets a £5.00 donation.
Family and friends ‘Picnic in the Park’
- 3.00 pm: Stories and Verses read by visiting guests.
- 4.00 pm: View the displays and see the memorabilia.
- Music & entertainment and Children’s activities during the afternoon
Village Hall: This is the indoor picnic.
Guest will receive table service provided by young people from the community (Cadets and Scouts). There will be a tea party atmosphere and entertainment. All provided.
Recreational Area: This is the outdoor picnic.
Outdoor Family Picnic a ‘Bring your Own’ family fun flag waving event enjoying music, face painting, exhibits appropriate displays and side attractions. Children’ events.
Please book-in your family to come along for this special Armed Forces Day!