York — 20 June 2016
York Armed Forces Day Flag Raising
- Station Rise,
A short ceremony to raise the Armed Forces Day flag on the Railway War Memorial flag pole to mark the start of Armed Forces week.
The civic party will be joined by members of the serving armed forces, and ex service associations as well as council leaders. Standards will be lowered and raised and a bugler will sound the last post whilst the flag is hoisted.
The main events to celebrate Armed Forces Day will be held on Saturday 25 June in Parliament Street in York City Centre.