Saturday 27 June 2020

Armed Forces Day

Snaith — 21 June 2020

Snaith Mid Summer Market, VE Day and Armed Forces Day Celebrations

2:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Snaith and Cowick Town Council are planning to run a Mid Summer Market with 40 stalls including local community groups and organisations who wish to promote their work which will include, Pollington War Memorial Gardens (supporting RAF Waddington 51 Squadron), Goole Air Cadets, Local Scouts, Cubs, Beavers, Vale of Snaith Walking Groups etc. We are hoping to have a parade throughout the parish flying flags of all the groups from the newly erected War Memorial to the event.
With this years VE and VJ Celebrations taking place we are also having all stall holders / organisers dressed in 1940 attire including military uniforms. Obstacle activities for young people are to be arranged along with competitions for the whole community.
We will have civic dignitaries from throughout the East Riding of Yorkshire attending and an invitation will be sent to the Lord Lieutenant of the East Riding of Yorkshire.