Saturday 27 June 2020

Armed Forces Day

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There are hundreds of events taking place to celebrate Armed Forces Day across the country. Search the map below to find your nearest event. The map and the site are updated regularly to provide details of Armed Forces Day events.

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Andover21 June 2020

1) Love Andover Armed Forces Day.

Love Andover Armed Forces Day is a family celebration of our Armed Forces, past, present and future. A full day of activities, displays, music and a chance to meet the military services that serve to protect us. In 2020 we will join people across the UK to say “Thank You”…

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Headcorn26–27 June 2020

2) Headcorn Armed Forces Day

On June 27th Headcorn Aerodrome is taking part in National Armed Forces Day from 10:00hrs to 17:00hrs. There will be the usual airfield activities. Flying training, fixed wing and Helicopter, Micro Lighting, Parachuting and Model Flying as well as some WWII iconic aircraft. There will be a chance to meet…

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Bangor26 June 2020

3) Armed Forces memorial day

We hope to run a themed cross-curricular day where all pupils will learn about the armed forces in all subject areas. Careers, PE, History etc will combine to provide pupils with a greater understanding of the amazing work the armed forces do.

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Brighton28 June 2020

4) Brighton & Hoves Armed Forces day

Join us at the Blind Veterans UK Brighton rehabilitation and training centre to celebrate Armed Forces Day! Brighton and Hove’s very own Armed Forces Day brings together our local cadets, military charities and veteran groups in an exciting day out for all the family. Enjoy a multitude of craft, military…

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Bristol20 June 2020

5) South Gloucestershire Armed Forces Day

This is a day for local community groups, veterans, cadet units, local uniformed groups, military personal and their families to join together to recognise the work and commitment of the armed forces. This day will include a parade through the high street with activities, displays and stalls in Page Park.

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Codnor27 June 2020

7) Codnor Inn Armed Forces Day supported by Amber Valley Veterans

Welcome to the Codnor Inn, Derbyshire. Following the success of the 2019 AFD, we will be hosting the 2020 Armed Forces Day and will be supported by Amber Valley Veterans Club. There will be a BBQ, cold snacks and of course beers, wines & spirits available behind the bar. There…

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Deeside20 June 2020

9) Armed Forces Day at the Defence Electronics & Components Agency, MOD Sealand

On 20 June 2020, the Defence Electronics and Components Agency will open its site in support of the UK’s Armed Forces, recognising the commitment and courage undertaken by those who protect our nation.  This event will welcome our local community, veterans, cadets, military personnel and their families to experience the…

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Middlesbrough25 June 2020

10) Grangetown United Armed Forces Community Event

FROG have recently opened a new community hub. We have not held an armed forces event so from January 2020 until March 2020 we will be working with local residents who have or are still are in the armed forces and their families to put together ideas and plan for…

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Kendal27 June 2020

12) Armed Forces and Blue Light Tribute

Our historic town is organising an event for HM Forces to enjoy plus allowing them to show off their skills and equipment. It will be a great day for families and thanks to Kendal BID’s financial support many of the attractions and entertainment will be free to enjoy (Charitable donations…

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LITTLEHAMPTON27 June 2020

13) Littlehampton Armed Forces Day 2020

a free action-packed day in aid of the Royal British Legion to celebrate and honour those that serve and have served in the Armed Forces. There will be lots of activities for all the family to enjoy including arena attractions, vintage market and charity stall, military vehicles and aerial displays.…

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Locking27–28 June 2020

14) Weston Armed Forces Weekend

The Armed Forces Day has developed into a must see two-day event that incorporates a wonderful Air Show and attracts over 200,000 visitors over the weekend and is the result of 12 months dedicated work by the organising committee. The purpose of the event is to showcase the brilliant work…

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Lowestoft27 June 2020

15) Lowestoft Armed Forces Day

Military Vehicles, Trade Stalls, Entertainment on Stage, Military Stands, Marching Bands, Replica Spitfire, Bouncy Castles, Displays in the Arena, Drumhead Service.

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Newport, Isle of Wight.20 June 2020

16) Isle of Wight Armed Forces Day 2020

Parade of Veterans, Armed Forces personnel (including Reservists), bands Cadets and other young persons groups with the salute being taken by the lord Lieutenant of the Isle of Wight. There will be displays by members of the forces, bands, music and entertainments for all age groups. stalls will be set…

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Otley5 July 2020

17) Otley Armed Forces Day

Hosted by Otley Armed Forces Day Community Organisations, this free event celebrates the courage and contribution of the Armed Forces past and present. There will be something for all ages on offer, including: • a parade from Leeds Road to the events field and salute, enabling the public to show…

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Pontefract27 June 2020

18) Wakefield Armed Forces Day Event 2020

The event will include a flag raising ceremony attended by Veterans, RBL (with standards), Civic & Military dignitaries. The main event will include a variety of Military and Cadet stalls, Veterans Associations, Military Charities and stands from Blue Light Services and local community agencies that provide essential support services to…

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Scunthorpe20 June 2020

19) North Lincolnshire Armed Forces Day 2020

North Lincolnshire Armed Forces Day is the chance to show your support for the men and women who make up the Armed Forces community – from those currently in service, to veterans, cadets and their families. This free event has a full schedule of displays and activities to keep all…

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Southport28 June 2020

20) Southport Armed Forces Day

Sunday 28h June Local Veterans from SSAFA Sefton (The Armed Forces Charity) based at RAF Woodvale are preparing to hold 2020 Armed Forces Day event at the Town Hall (Princess Diana Memorial Gardens) in front of the Southport Town Hall. Starting the event off with a Drumhead Service at 11:00…

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Spennymoor20 June 2020

21) Spennymoor Armed Forces Day Event

The event will start at 11am with the Drumhead service, followed at 12noon by free family entertainment. This includes face painters, singers, dancers, inflatable and rides, fancy dress competition and much more. Members of the Armed Forces will be present to celebrate with us, including the RAF, representatives from the…

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Stourport-on-Severn27 June 2020

22) Wyre Forest Armed Forces Day

09:00 A march from The Royal British Legion over the river to the Stourport Cricket Club. Taking part to include:- RBL (Stourport, Kidderminster Wolverley, Any Others), Armed Forces & Veterans Breakfast Club (Kidderminster), Cadets, CCF, local Reserves (Any Others and Units to be contacted and confirmed), Emergency Services 10:00 hrs…

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Sunderland26–28 June 2020

23) Sunderland Armed Forces Weekend

The Sunderland Armed forces Weekend falls in line with the National Armed Forces Day celebrations and is held on the last weekend of June every year. The event is free for the whole community of Sunderland and further afield and is our opportunity to come together and celebrate our Armed…

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Taunton4 July 2020

24) Taunton & Somerset Armed forces day 2020

Somerset’s Armed Forces day will be held in the heart of our County Town Taunton and will include displays from our Regular and Reserve, forces along with Veterans and cadets groups from across the county. Over 100 stalls already booked with arena displays to include marching bands, free fall parachute…

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Tidworth27 June 2020

25) Tidworth Armed Forces Day

This free to enter event celebrates the courage and contribution of the Armed Forces past and present. There will be something for all ages on offer, including: Tigers Children’s Motorcycle Team, a music concert from 6pm till 10pm featuring Miss Armed Forces Sweetheart (Claire Grey), a huge range of family-friendly…

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Torquay20 June 2020

26) Torbay Armed Forces Day

A day to celebrate our Armed forces community,family’s and Torbay Veterans. This day is arranged by The Torbay Armed Forces and Veterans Breafast club. military parade 11 am,large marquee with entertainment through out the day. a beautiful setting on one of Devon’s most idyllic coast lines.

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Trowbridge27–28 June 2020

27) Wiltshire Armed Forces & Veterans Celebrations

This will be our 16th yea of helping raise awareness of UK Armed Forces, their roles around the world and to say thank you to the them and their families. A full programme of activities on both days with reenactment, vehicle displays, stalls, charities, flypast, choirs, marching and concert bands,…

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