Southport — 25 June 2023
Southport Armed Forces Day
- Lord St
Sunday 25th June Local Veterans from SSAFA Sefton (The Armed Forces Charity) based at RAF Woodvale are to hold their Armed Forces Day event at the Town Hall (Princess Diana Memorial Gardens) in front of the Southport Town Hall and along Lord Street.
Starting the event off with a Drumhead Service at 10:30 am in the Town Hall Gardens (Princess Diana memorial Gardens)
Parade starting at 11:00 am on Chapel Street. Taking the salute at Southport Town Hall.
There will be modern and vintage military vehicles in front of the Atkinson Centre and on Lord Street plus Army, Air and Sea cadets. There will be lots going on including vintage live music and living history group displays.
Come along in your a period vintage uniform or vintage civilian dress on the day, we would love to see you.
Armed Forces recruitment stands along with equipment.
Take part in the parade.
If you have a military vehicle and want to take part or have something to display please get in contact.
All Veterans and Military Associations Standard Bearers are welcome including any in wheelchairs & scooters. If you have served in Her Majesty’s Armed Forces regulars and reservists of all ages can take part in the parade.
No need to be part of an ex services organisation to take part in the parade.