Saturday 29 June 2019

Armed Forces Day

East Tilbury — 30 June 2019

Thurrock’s Armed Forces Day at Coalhouse Fort

11:00 am to 4:00 pm

The event will be open to the public and access to Coalhouse Fort will be free for all to mark Armed Forces Day.  The Public can enjoy the park and Fort background as a military heritage site and entertainment, stalls and activities will be provided through the day.  

The event will raise the profile of the Armed Forces and provide an opportunity to thank active and retired personnel whilst aiming to recruit volunteers to help service organisations in Thurrock. Local heritage service & community groups will be invited to have stalls to promote their work.

The event will also mark the formal end of WW1 and the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Versailles.