York — 25 June 2016
YORK ARMED FORCES DAY
- Parliament Street,
York is extremely proud of its Military History, having been a Garrison Town since AD71. Armed Forces Day provides an opportunity for the Services past, present and future to come together in the City Centre giving the visitors and residents of York an opportunity to learn more about them, to have the opportunity to say ‘Thank You’ to them and to celebrate their wonderful achievements.
There will be activities and displays which will entertain the whole family including Military Vehicles, a Climbing Wall, Paint Balling, Weapons, Field Hospital, Military Band and other entertainment, recruitment and information stands, Welfare Organisations and Military Charities as well as much more – something for all ages.
This is a free event.