Saturday 29 June 2019

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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Brecon29 June 2019

1) The Brecon Hive Armed Forces Day Event

This is an event open to the public free of charge. We have various vip guests and dignitaries attending together with serving and veteran army personnel. Service personnel attending may wear medals and berets. We are unveiling two memorial benches – one for SSAFA and the other for the second…

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Mansfield30 June 2019

2) ‘Thanks & Fun’ A Tribute to the Armed Forces

Our celebration is to say thank you to all the Armed Forces over the decades, both serving and veterans within the Mansfield area. This is a community event where we aim to raise the awareness of the different groups who represent all the different armed forces locally. We want to…

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London1 July 2019

4) Armed Forces Day Community Showcase

This year, Alfie James Productions will be creating a special evening showcasing new writing from local Playwrights and poets celebrating and paying respect to the Armed Forces and the remarkable work which they do. Including short films, short drama pieces, poetry and music and held in an intimate and comfortable…

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Glasgow29 June 2019

5) Armed Forces Day Glasgow

Parade from Holland Street – Lord Provost take salute in George Square followed by civic reception in City Chambers

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Swindon22 June 2019

6) Armed Forces Day Swindon

Celebrating the work of our Armed Forces and the dedication of our local military community, this day will be packed full of fun for all the family. The festivities will start at 11:00 with a grand opening by the Mayor of Swindon, Cllr Kevin Parry , and our patron Robert…

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Bidefiord24 June 2019

8) Bideford Armed Forces Day Flag Raising Event

Torridge District Council’s Armed Forces Day event will take place on 24 June 2019 and as in previous years will commence at 6.30pm with a military parade from Bideford Quay to Victoria Park. The parade comprises serving members of the Armed Forces, veterans, cadets, members of the scouting association, youth…

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Bishopton6 July 2019

9) Cottage Veterans Armed Forces Day Street Party

It is our annual AFD street party held in McCallum Way, in the grounds of Erskine Hospital. It is organised by the Veterans that live in the cottages. all veterans are Ex Armed Forces with various degrees of disability due to having served. We have a buffet, raffle, tombola, bouncy…

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Hemel Hempstead29 June 2019

10) Dacorum Armed Forces Day 2019

Dacorum Borough Council is proud to be organising our third Armed Forces Day event. We aim to bring the community together in commemoration of those that are, or have been, involved with the Armed Forces. There will be an exciting programme of entertainment and plenty of adventure equipment for children…

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Gosport29 June 2019

11) Gosport Armed Forces Day

All ages are invited to show their support and appreciation for members of the Armed Forces Community. Come and enjoy historic and modern displays, activities, music, military armoury and vehicles, learn about local support services and so much more under this year’s theme ” Gosport Armed Forces Community- Celebrating Contributions…

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Letchworth Garden City29 June 2019

12) Letchworth Garden City Armed Forces Day

We are once again happy to celebrate the Armed Forces Day to remember and salute our Armed Forces past, present and future. This year is also the 75th Anniversary of the D Day Landings. There will be cadet challenges, military bands and vehicles, food and craft stalls, classic cars and…

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Littlehampton29 June 2019

13) Littlehampton Armed Forces Day

A day to celebrate those who serve and have served in the Armed Forces and uniform services. The day begins with a parade and drumhead service followed by arena displays, live entertainment, a charity fair, cadets assault course, vintage market, military and emergency services vehicles. Military vehicles, exhibitors and service…

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Malvern29 June 2019

14) Malvern Armed Forces Day Gala

Malvern Armed Forces Day will include a military parade, retro music performances, historical reenactments, food and drink stalls, and a general celebration of our past and present Armed Forces.

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Plymouth29 June 2019

15) Plymouth Armed Forces Day 2019

Plymouth’s exciting Armed Forces Day will be returning to Plymouth Hoe, on Saturday 29 June. This family-fun event will, once again, provide an action packed line-up of military parades, arena displays, air displays, static helicopters, energetic and interactive activities, over 120 exhibitions, as well as live music right through into…

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Teignmouth23 June 2019

16) Teignmouth Armed Forces Day

There will be a variety of stalls and entertainment throughout the day and our local Cadet groups will be attending. A parade for veterans, current personnel and Cadets will take place. The day is to say ‘thank you’ to our armed forces.

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Weston-Super-Mare22–23 June 2019

18) Weston Armed Forces Days 2019

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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Weymouth22–24 June 2019

19) Weymouth Armed Forces Celebrations

Weymouth and Portland Armed Forces Celebrations taking place in the Borough on Saturday 22nd, Sunday 23rd and Monday 24th June 2019. On the Saturday, the impressive Historic Military Vehicles will arrive on the Seafront from 10 am, visit the Association stands to gain a wealth of information of the various…

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Aberdeen29 June 2019

20) Aberdeen’s Armed Forces Day Parade

Watch the impressive parade of serving military men and women, veteran associations, cadet, youth organisations and vintage military vehicles led by a massed pipes and drums band march down Union Street from Albyn Place, finishing at the Castlegate. The parade is a celebration of the history and proud record of…

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Accrington22 June 2019

22) Baxenden “ARMED FORCES” Village Day.

We are holding an Armed Forces Day, where we have invited the Living Museum from my old battalion the Queens Lancashire Regiment. We are working together with our local Parish church who are setting up a tombola market and bric-a-brac stall. We will all be dressed in traditional war time…

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Aldershot29 June 2019

24) Armed Forces Day

Celebrate our troops and wave your flags! Aldershot’s troops will put on a spectacular parade through the town centre on Saturday 29 June. Festivities open in Princes Gardens at 11am in anticipation of the parade at 12 noon, with a day of exciting free family entertainment. Families can enjoy a…

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Alrewas26 June 2019

25) Armed Forces Week – AJEX Service of Commemoration

Religious Ceremony conducted by Chaplain to the Forces, Rabbi (Major) Reuben Livingstone CF with other Ministers. Memorial Prayers are said for those who gave their lives in Service to their Sovereign whatever their faith. Attended by AJEX Members from throughout the UK, Family & Friends plus Students & Teachers from…

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Alrewas29–30 June 2019

26) Armed Forces Weekend at the National Memorial Arboretum

Show your support for our country’s Armed Forces during Armed Forces Weekend at the Arboretum. Join us at this celebratory event to recognise the service and work of our Armed Forces. With fun activities and entertainment soon to be announced for both days, this is always a fun weekend for…

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Amesbury22 June 2019

27) Amesbury Armed Forces Day

Amesbury Armed Forces day will be a celebration of all things military, with a special nod to life in the 1940s. The day will begin with a vintage picnic and tea dance for veterans, serving personnel and the community of Amesbury. Dress up is certainly encouraged! Throughout the day, we…

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Andover29 June 2019

28) Love Andover Armed Forces Day 2019

On Saturday 29th June, between 10.00am & 6.00pm, members of the public, the Armed Forces, and many local businesses & charitable organisations will come together to celebrate Armed Forces Day 2019. This free family friendly event, hosted by Andover Radio and held at Vigo Recreation Ground near Andover town centre,…

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Ashburton29 June 2019

29) Ashburton Armed Forces Day Celebrations

There will be a parade with the RBL and Ashburton Army Cadet’s to recognise them as an official affiliate to the RBL, this will be followed by a BBQ and Entertainment. This is open to all the public encouraging our younger generation to try and show them what they can…

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Ashford30 June 2019

30) Armed Forces Day Fun Day

There will be a variety of activities on the day including: Fun dog show Tug of war Bouncy castles Fair ground rides Games Military presence with REME Army, Air and sea/marine cadets A variety of military charities Plus more to be confirmed

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Ashford30 June 2019

31) Ashford Armed Forces Day

There will be a variety of activities on the day including: Tug of war Bouncy castles Fair ground rides Games Military presence Army, Air and sea/marine cadets A variety of military charities Plus more to be confirmed

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Headcorn29 June 2019

32) Headcorn Armed Forces Day

On June 29th Headcorn Aerodrome is taking part in National Armed Forces Day from 10:00hrs to 16:00hrs. 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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Clifton29 June 2019

33) Armed Forces Day Bristol

A free public event at the historic Artillery Grounds where visitors can browse stands from local Army Reserve and cadet units.

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Ayr22 June 2019

34) The Holy Fair with Armed Forces and Pipes in the Park

The annual Holy Fair with Armed Forces and Pipes in the Park event takes place on Saturday 22nd June 2019 from 12noon until 4pm. The day begins at 11:45am with the Official Armed Forces Flag Raising Ceremony. This family fun day includes up to 70 Market and Charity stalls, Funfair,…

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STRANOCUM22–23 June 2019

35) REMEMBERING ARMED FORCES PAST & PRESENT FROM A RURAL VILLAGE

The event will be a B-B-Que and will be held to reflect on the service given to our Armed Forces past and present who have lived in a rural village in Northern Ireland. The evening will consist of food, musical entertainment and quiet reflection . Maximum attendance would be 120…

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Barrow-in-Furness22 June 2019

36) Armed Forces Week Flag Raising Parade

A Tri Service Parade, a Service of Blessing the Armed Forces Day Flag and a Flag Raising Ceremony at the Town Hall followed by a March through Barrow with bands to the Royal British Legion in Holker Street for a Social Afternoon with Entertainment and Refreshments. The March through Barrow…

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Barrowford29 June 2019

37) Barrowford Parish Council Armed Forces Day 2019

To encourage social cohesion of our local serving members, their families and also our large veterans community within the Parish and throughout Pendle. It is for all members of the community, youth organisations ie Cadet units, Police cadets, College students and local schools ( as well as taking part in…

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Bearpark6 July 2019

38) Bearpark Armed Forces Day Funday

A free family friendly event held to celebrating our Armed Forces past, present and future. Flag raising, climbing wall, games, cadets, facepainting, sideshows, military memorabilia, refreshments and lots more!

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Bedford30 June 2019

39) Armed Forces Day Bedford 2019

Parade Bedford Piper Band ,Standards,Serving Personnel Veterans Cadets RBL Riders and Military Vehicles. Stalls representing Military, veterans and ex service charities. Military static vehicles and entertainment

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Belfast29 June 2019

40) Armed forces day bbq and fun day

Bbq,bouncy castles,face painting,glitter tattoos, candy floss, popcorn, slush, characters. The east belfast and surrounding area residents. Full fun day to honour and bring awareness for our armed forces and the amazing work they do.

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Belfast29 June 2019

43) Armed forces support our heroes

Bouncy castles BBQ assault courses inflatables popcorn slush machines disco party music go karts or pony rides face painting glitter tattoos bbq

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Belfast29 June 2019

44) Village Armed Forces Day 2019

We plan for an intergenerational funday, providing food and beverages for local residents, with flags and bunting etc. We intend to invite members of the military services.

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Beverley7 July 2019

45) Armed Forces Day – Beverley

This year’s event will begin with a parade and taking part will be members of the Navy, Army and Royal Air Force from The Defence School of Transport at Leconfield, led by the Humberside Police Band. The Town centre will be full of military displays from reservists and cadets plus…

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Birkenhead29 June 2019

46) HYPE Birkenhead Park Armed Forces Day

Our Armed Forces Day will consist across our two wonderful facilities within Birkenhead Park. Our Grand Entrance South Lodge will be open with both ground floors showcasing Armed Forces memorabilia. Our second floor will host advice centres for young people interested in registering their interest in the armed forces. Our…

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Birmingham3 July 2019

47) Armed Forces Appreciation Afternoon Tea and Dance

We are hosting an appreciation afternoon tea and dance for those who served in the armed forces. There will be live music from an entertainer and the opportunity to chat with others and celebrate our armed forces. Tea, coffee, cakes and sandwiches will be provided.

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Birmingham29 June 2019

48) Armed Forces Day Weoley Castle 2019

There will be a forming up Parade consisting of Veterans, Reservist Units, Cadet Units and Cadet County Band on Weoley Castle Square and the Parade will march down to the Weoley Castle Pub. There will be speeches from the Lord Mayor and Local Priest and Local Councillor. There will be…

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Birmingham27 June 2019

49) Moorfield Hall Armed Forces Celebration Event

Moorfield Hall will be holding an Armed Forces celebration day on Thurs 27th June. we will be bringing together the different generations from the local area. local school/nursery children will be joining in the fun along side the over 50s wellbeing service and local residents from the community. children will…

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Bishop's Stortford29 June 2019

50) Armed Forces Day Parade in Bishop’s Stortford

On 29th June 2019 The Royal British Legion, Bishop’s Stortford Branch, will again be organising the Armed Forces Day Parade in Bishop’s Stortford. The Parade will be led by Royal British Legion Standards and RAF Cadet Band and will include Royal British Legion Branch and Women’s Section Members, Armed Forces…

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Bishopton22 June 2019

51) BRAVEHOUND AND ERMAC ARMED FORCES FAMILY DAY AND DOG SHOW

BRAVEHOUND’ and Erskine Reid Macewen Activity Centre ARMED FORCES FAMILY DAY and DOG SHOW is an annual event for all the family. Pedigree and fun classes include The Best Beard and The Most Aerodynamic Ears ! With representatives from all three branches of the Armed Forces and a great opportunity…

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Blackhall Colliery22 June 2019

52) Monk Hesleden PC Armed Forces Event

This event will be held in the Parish Council’s public park and will be open to all who wish to attend. The Park is a focal point for the annual Remembrance Service where the turn out for this event grows year on year. The purpose of the event is for…

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Blackpool29 June 2019

53) Armed Forces Day in the Park

Family fun day with a whole range of free activities for the family. Films will be shown in our visitor cents along with free afternoon tea for veterans and serving personnel and an exhibition of war time Blackpool. Free activities include canoeing and boating on Stanley Park lake. Free entry…

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Blackpool24–30 June 2019

54) Armed Forces Week – Blackpool

Armed Forces Week is Blackpool’s opportunity to say thank you to our heroes. From June 24-1 30, the whole town will come together to welcome serving military personnel, veterans and cadets, with a wide range of activities targeted at them and their families as well as the many thousands of…

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Bognor Regis22 June 2019

55) Bognr Regis Armed Forces Day

Our Armed Forces Day is held to Honour Britain’s Armed Forces Past, Present and Future. Our draft programme for the day is:- Bognor Regis Armed Forces Day – Saturday 22nd June 2019 10.00 Parade Assemble RAFA Club 10.30 Parade to march off from RAFA Club and march along the West…

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Bolton29 June 2019

56) Bolton Armed Forces Day

Every year Bolton holds an Armed Forces Day in the Town Centre directly in front of the Town Hall building in the heart of our town. The day commences with the Mayor laying a wreath at our war memorial, a short service attended by our local 216 Battery including Military…

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Bradford23 June 2019

57) Bradford Bulls RLFC Armed Forces Day

On Sunday 23rd June 2019 the Bradford Bulls are holding their annual Armed Forces. This will be held in conjunction with our Betfred Championship fixture against Halifax RLFC. Curtain Raiser: UK Armed Forces Women v Bradford Bulls Women We will have the following Military Units in attendance: • Royal Dragoon…

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Bricket Wood30 June 2019

58) Armed Forces Day 2019

The Parish Council are holding an Armed Forces Day Celebration on Sunday 30 June 2019 to give our community the chance to show their support for currently serving troops, service families, veterans and cadets. The afternoon commences with a Parade of Standards from Black Boy Wood Shops to the Parish…

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Bridlington29 June 2019

59) Bridlington Community Armed Forces Day Parade

It starts with a parade stepping off from Station Approach at 1100 hrs, with Service Association Standards, veterans,serving personnel, cadets from Bridlington Sea Cadets,Army Cadets and 252 Squadron Air Training Corps ,Bridlington School Combined Cadet Force, scouts, guides and brownies, all escorted by a fleet of ex military vehicles and…

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Bristol22 June 2019

60) South Gloucestershire Armed Forces Day

A parade from Kingswood shopping centre, through the high street and into the park for the drum head ceremony. The day will continue with fun activities, stalls and displays by the services and local cadet groups in the park.

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Canterbury29 June 2019

61) Canterbury Royal Marines Association – Armed Forces Day Bar B Q

Canterbury Branch, Royal Marines Association are holding a Bar B Q in the grounds of the Golden Lion Public House at Broadoak, Canterbury. This will be an Entrance Free event, providing Bar B Q Burgers, Hot Dogs, Sausages, Chips, Salads etc to members of the public. Activities will be provided…

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Brotton6 July 2019

62) Brotton Carnival celebrates Armed Forces Day

Brotton Carnival is an annual event and features a selection of side stalls and children’s rides and, also, a football competition for all local primary schools. The event starts off with a parade from the Community Centre to the playing field. The Carnival is free entry and open to all.…

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Brynmill6 July 2019

63) Wales Airshow – Armed Forces Day Swansea

Armed Forces Day falls within the same week at Wales biggest free event – Wales Airshow. The event will include activities highlighting the contribution made to our country by those who serve and have served in Her Majesty’s Armed Forces. Activities planned are a flag raising ceremony and a programme…

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Camberley6 July 2019

64) Camberley’s Armed Forces Day Event

Camberley is proud to announce its all new Armed Forces Day event on the 6th July 2019 in Park Street. Showing off Camberley’s rich history and close links with the Military, this free family fun event will be an opportunity for the local community to come along to show its…

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Canterbury28 June 2019

65) Armed Forces Evening Celebration

Our evening event will celebrate Armed Forces past and present, with people of all ages and ethnicities. This year our theme is D-Day 75. Our guests of honour are two Veterans, one of whom is 103 years old and the other will be formally presented with his Legion d’Honour by…

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Canvey Island29 June 2019

66) Canvey Island Armed Forces Day

Marched parade through Canvey Town Centre with bands, through to The Paddocks Community Centre, where a service will be held and a military exhibition.

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Cardigan29 June 2019

67) Therapies4services Armed forces day 2019

Therapies4services armed forces day 2019, will be celebrated at the Rugby club in Cardigan, on the 29th June 2019. We will host afternoon tea, face painting, bouncy castle, therapies, possibly a rugby match and tug of war during the day. In the evening we will have a bbq and entertainment,…

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Carrickfergus22 June 2019

68) Armed Forces day Carrickfergus

We as veterans have held a armed forces day in carrickfergus every year, we try to raise money for veterans charities. We have military vehicles from the troubles in NORTHERN IRELAND OP BANNER. WE have AFVBC the breakfast club. Tea coffee buns cakes all sold were hoping to have a…

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Carrickfergus22 June 2019

70) The Royal landings 2019 supporting the Armed Forces

The Royal landings is an annual event held in Carrickfergus the event is organised by Carrickfergus Historical re-enactment group (CRAG). The group is a community organisation that promotes and preserves the importance of items and events of local historical and cultural significances, we provide education , promoting civic pride and…

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Catterick Garrison22–20 June 2019

71) Armed Forces Day for Children

900 school children (aged 4-16) from 21 schools across North Yorkshire gather together on Ypres Lines in Catterick Garrison for a day of military based fun! The Army & RAF based in North Yorkshire provide stands / vehicles / uniforms, entertainment and range stew for all attendees! The aim of…

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Catterick Garrison29 June 2019

72) Garrison Gathering Celebrating Armed Forces Day

We are planning to celebrate Armed forces over inviting Serving solider, veterans, Youth uniformed groups, Garrison Schools and residents to the raising of the flag at 11 am. This will be followed with a full day of events live music, circus training, crafts, afternoon tea, climbing wall, local community stalls…

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CHELTENHAM GLOS30 June 2019

73) Picnic in the Park to recognise our Heros, The Armed Forces.

Bring a picnic to Sandford Park and join Gloucestershire NHS Hospitals Foundation Trust, 2gether NHS Foundation Trust and Gloucestershire County Council celebrate Armed Forces Day. With representation and activities from local military organisations and charities it will be a fun afternoon for all the family.  Our local Fire Service will…

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Cleethorpes29 June 2019

75) Armed Forces Day: #CleeCastles GWR attempt

As part of the Armed Forces Weekend in Cleethorpes, we’re planning on attempting a Guinness World Record to create he longest line of sandcastles. We did a similar event last year, and lots of families (service and non-service) came to take part with a great atmosphere. It also encouraged more…

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CLEETHORPES29 June 2019

76) Armed Forces Indian Street Food and Craft Beer Pop up

To celebrate Armed Forces Day 2019 we will be hosting a ‘pop up’ bar and Indian street food event in our bottle shop and weekend bar located in the heart of Cleethorpes. You are welcome to join us in our beer garden or take your food and drinks away. We…

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Cleethorpes29 June 2019

77) North East Lincolnshire Armed Forces Day 2019

North East Lincolnshire Armed Forces Weekend (AFD19) will be held from 1200 Friday 28th June through 1700 Sunday 30th June 2019 with Armed Forces Day main focus on Saturday 29th June 2019. A full weekend of events to celebrate the work of our Armed Forces will include parades, entertainment, fireworks…

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Coleraine24 June 2019

79) Armed Forces Celebration Fair

A community event for all ages celebrating armed forces . Events and activities will include armed forces climbing wall, archery, vehicles, sports, armed forces band performers, armed forces music, sing-along, street party with street party food. Serving and past members of armed forces invited and local Aghadowey British Legion group…

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Coventry29 June 2019

80) BUILDING ON THE BEST, THE ARMED FORCES AND MY COMMUNITY

This day of June 29 is to celebrate the armed forces in its diversity. This day is to build relationships with these army corps to influence and promote the activities of these bodies for the safeguarding and defense of the national territory and if necessary the defense of the united…

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Crawley29 June 2019

81) Crawley Armed Forces Day 2019

Crawley Armed Forces Day 2019 is an event for current members of the Armed Forces and the local community. It is an opportunity for them to engage and celebrate the commitment that the Armed Forces provide for our country. This year’s Armed Forces Day will focus on the D-Day landings…

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Crickhowell6–7 July 2019

83) Blue Flash Beyond Horizons Armed Forces

A gathering and show of armed forces, veterans, cadets, community and business. A trek up and over Pen Y Fan in the Brecon Beacons. A Rugby Match between the Royal Tank Regiment and Crickhowell RFC. A bonfire and entertainment supporting the community and businesses of the Region.

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Fir Tree, Crook29 June 2019

86) Armed Forces Day

The event will be held on a local farm, which has diversified, and can offer a large barn and cafe for activities during the day and a 1940s dance on the evening. Also surrounding fields with a marquee to hold stalls and entertainment all affiliated with veteran and current armed…

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Crook29 June 2019

87) Crook Community Leisure Armed Forces Celebration

Armed Forces Cadets Bouncy Castles Fairground Celebrations Bikers Fire Service Police Brass Band live music children’s outdoor games (from world war 1 &2) hula hoops Local radio station Bishop FM St Johns Ambulance Food Drinks

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Crosskeys22–23 June 2019

88) Crosskeys Armed Forces ‘A Day to Remember’

Family Fun Day. Fairground, Market Stalls, Artisan Foods, Music in the Bandstand, Classic Cars, Military Re-enactors. Facepainting and lots lots more. Fun for all the family. Only a short walk from Crosskeys Railway Station or major bus links

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DAGENHAM29 June 2019

89) BECONTREE ARMED FORCES DAY FUN DAY

Free Entry All Welcome. ‘ARMED FORCES DAY 29th JUNE’ Best WW1 & WW2 Children’s Fancy Dress, Bouncy Castle.Disco,BBQ,Face Painting,Games,Tombola,Table Top.& more.

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Darlington24 June 2019

90) Raise the Flag for Armed Forces Day

The Event will start with a short parade of the Military & Military Associations from The Town Hall to the Market Sq. An Inspection of those on parade, Wreaths laid on the Commemorative Stone by the Services, Address by Military Representative. Hopefully a fly Past, Raising the flag to end…

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Daventry28 June 2019

91) Daventry Supports Armed Forces Day

Daventry District and Town Council comes together with Daventry New Street Café and The Royal British Legion to host a mini parade and afternoon tea event.

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Daventry29 June 2019

92) The Reach fo Health Armed Forces Gala Day

We will be hosting various fun events on the day. There will be military personnel and military vehicles from the MOD. Military demonstrations etc. Food & drink, cake stall, memorabilia, various other stands. Armed forces past & present. Rehabilitation etc.

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Denton29 June 2019

93) Tameside Armed Forces Day 2019

This is Tamesides annual civic Armed Forces Day event, this is part of the National Event ‘Armed Forces Day’. It has a varied menu of activities (inc. a veterans civic luncheon, entertainment, cultural engagement, arts and crafts, physical challenges and promotional stands). Public activities are free of charge and are…

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Didcot22 June 2019

94) Didcot / Vauxhall Barracks – Armed Forces Play & Activity Day

A Free Community event Celebrating both the Town of Didcot and the work undertaken by 11EOD at Vauxhall Barracks The event will offer both FREE Entrance & FREE Activities to ensure an inclusion for ALL We will offer a range of activities to promote Physical Activity, Postive Activities, Healthy Lifestyles…

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Doncaster29 June 2019

95) Doncaster Armed Forces Day 2019

The Doncaster Armed Forces Day 2019 is a celebration of the contribution that our Armed Forces Community make in serving our country. The event will begin with a parade through the town centre which will end at the Market Square. Live music will entertain throughout the day and there will…

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Douglas30 June 2019

96) Armed Forces Day Isle of Man

Armed Forces Day The Island’s Armed Forces Day is a fun day out for all the family. We welcome visiting troops from UK who get a trip around the Island and enjoy the Island’s famous hospitality wherever they go. There is plenty for families to see and do in the…

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Dover22–29 June 2019

97) Armed Forces Day

The Armed Forces day event is our chance to say thank you to our armed forces community in Dover. There will be entertainment, family demonstrations as well as food and drink and many more activities to get involved in.

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Dover22–29 June 2019

98) Armed Forces Day Dover

The day is to thank our Armed Forces, there will be entertainment, veterans tent, beer tent, activities for children including demonstrations by our local cadets. An opening ceremony with a parade of standars

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Durham27 June 2019

100) Finchale Armed Forces Day

Engage with business, schools and local community groups in and around Belmont Business Estate where we are based. The event will celebrate the links between community, business and the wider armed forces family (serving, veterans and families) The event will be supported by reserve units from all three forces. We…

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Central Milton Keynes24 June 2019

102) Armed Forces Day Flag Raising Event

The Mayor of Milton Keynes will welcome all to event. Veterans will be in attendance and there will be parade and displays from local military squadrons and cadets. Students from Sir Herbert Leon Academy will perform through music and poetry readings. There is nearby pay and display parking.

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East Grinstead29 June 2019

103) The East Grinstead Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day is a poignant event in the calendar and it is designed to promote the activities of the Armed Forces personel past, present and future to the towns people to remind them of the importance of their outstanding hard work and devotion to protect the realm.

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East Tilbury30 June 2019

104) Thurrock’s Armed Forces Day at Coalhouse Fort

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…

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Eaton Ford, St Neots22–23 June 2019

105) St Neots Armed Forces Day Gala Weekend

Held in a picturesque setting by the River Ouse in St Neots this is a family day out where we get the opportunity to show our support for all that the armed forces do. Demonstrations, military displays, flypast, climbing wall, live stage entertainment, food and drink, stalls, horse displays, funfair,…

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Salford29 June 2019

106) Salford Armed Forces Day

Salford’s Armed Forces Day starts at 10.30am with a Military/Community Parade from Dukes Drive, Monton down Parrin Lane to Winton Park. Following the Parade there will be an official opening of the family day at Winton Park. The fun day will feature entertainment on stage and mini rides for young…

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Edinburgh22–30 June 2019

107) Armed Forces Training Challenge

Projekt 42 would like to host 4-weeks of armed forces style workouts and challenges aimed at encouraging families, young adults and seniors in our community to come together, work together to complete tasks, get physically active and have some fun. Projekt 42 recently became an accredited fitness centre. This means…

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Farnworth29 June 2019

109) THE SECRET CALABASH FOR ARMED FORCES

Our aim is to bring together Armed forces and their families with different communities , especially those in Bolton and neighbouring boroughs. Without rational steps to bring these communities together, there is a risk of increasing alienating both serving and retired members of the armed forces. Armed forces groups, groups…

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Folkestone30 June 2019

110) ARMED FORCES DAY 2019 – COMMUNITY FUN DAY

THIS IS A LARGE SCALE OUTDOOR COMMUNITY FUN EVENT WITH A FULL STAGED ENTERTAINMENT PROGRAMME AND PERFORMANCES IN A ROPED ARENA AREA WITH VARIOUS MILITARY STANDS, AN AIR DISPLAY WITH THE RED ARROWS FUNFAIR & STATIC VEHICLE DISPLAYS

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BOSTON29 June 2019

111) We’ll Meet Again Museum Armed Forces Day

The We’ll Meet Again Museum will be open between 10am and 4pm and will welcome the Armed Forces Family as well as members of the public to enjoy a day at the museum investigating exhibits and meeting the personnel. There will also be stall, a marque and entertainment to the…

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Gateshead29 June 2019

113) Armed Forces past & present celebrated in 2019

The event will be a community focused fun day and fair it will be open to anyone wishing to come along and will include heavy involvement of armed forces, serving and ex serving. We will have military displays, historic talks, military cooking demonstrations and crafts on show. We will include…

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Giffnock24 June 2019

114) Armed Forces Day Flagraising ceremony

Raising the Armed Forces Day flag. In attendance will be the Provost of East Renfrewshire, the Lord-Lieutenant of Renfrewshire and guests from the British Legion and hopefully service personnel.

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Gillingham29 June 2019

115) Medway Armed Forces Day Celebrations

A free entry public event held in partnership with the Royal School of Military Engineering. Over 25 acres of have-a-go displays from the Royal Engineers, Army medical services, the Infantry, Gurkhas, Royal Navy, Royal Marines Reserves, tri-service Cadet Forces and many more. Displays include a Royal Engineers Trade Village, army…

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Gloucester29 June 2019

116) Gloucester Armed Forces Day

Parade from Gloucester Cathedral to Back Badge Square in front of the Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum at Gloucester Docks. The event is open to everyone to visit, invites for the parade include all local Regular, Reserve, Veteran and Cadet organisations. Stalls from military charities such as RBL, SSAFA and more,…

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Uttlesford29 June 2019

117) “Our Community, Our Armed Forces

Enterprise East CIC was set up by its founder with the overriding ambition of offering individuals who face challenges and barriers to gaining employment, the opportunity to build confidence and self-belief through some exceptional learning experiences within their community. We aim to Empower people facing barriers and challenges to work,…

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Warrington29 June 2019

118) Warrington Armed Forces Day – The ‘Sephton ‘Trophy

Now in its ninth year Warrington Armed Forces Day at Crosfields RLFC is the focal point of the town’s AFD celebrations. A triple header of Armed Forces Rugby – A Tri-Services free fun filled family event that garners tremendous community support. Game-1=ROYAL MARINES-Vs-ARMY RL ACADEMY Game-2=MERCIAN REGIMENT-Vs-DUKE OF LANCS REGT…

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Greenhithe22 June 2019

119) Greenhithe Royal British Legion Armed Forces Day

Our annual Armed Forces Day brings together the local community, our MP and Councillors, cadets, reservists, veterans and regular service personnel. We also have miltary historic re enactment groups in attendance along with local pipers and other musical acts. Last year over 1000 local people joined us throughout the day.

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halifax22 June 2019

121) Halifax armed forces day

a celebration of her majesty’s armed forces past and present military equipment past and present a working field kitchen and military medical centre armed vehicles and tanks etc music and dancing

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Harlow7 July 2019

122) Armed Forces Fun Day & Community Walk

The one-day annual event focuses on celebrating the diverse groups and classes of people within the town. It demonstrates various cultures and offers an opportunity for people from different backgrounds to come together and share ideas, network and engage in a range of fun related activities that seeks to promote…

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Hartlepool29 June 2019

123) Hartlepool Armed Forces Day

The Hartlepool Armed Forces Liaison Group in conjunction with the National Museum of the Royal Navy intend to hold a Armed Forces Day in Hartlepool spread over 2 locations to commemorate both Armed Forces Day and the 75th Anniversary of D Day.The event will start at 11am at The National…

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Hastings30 June 2019

124) Armed Forces Day Hastings

A parade of veterans, serving personnel, cadet units and youth organisations led by a band starting at 09.45. An inspection of the parade and remembrance service followed by a march past. Bands, gymnasts, Lindy Hop Dancers and cadet units will display in the arena after the march before the afternoon…

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Haverhill29 June 2019

125) Armed Forces Day 2019 – Haverhill

An event for all the community to celebration the contribution of the Armed Forces. Stalls, military vehicles, entertainment, music, dancing, marching band, parade, flag raising, refreshments, memorabilia and children’s activities.

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Hayling Island29–30 June 2019

126) Hayling Island ‘Armed Forces’ Revival Festival

Inn On The Beach have partnered with Royal British Legion, Salvation Army, Army Reserve and Army Careers to put on a two day Revival Festival to celebrate Armed Forces Day. We have vintage cars, armed vehicles, music, entertainment for this fun, community event. Our staff will be dressed in 1940’s…

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Helston29 June 2019

127) Cornwall Armed Forces Day

Cadet forces, Auxiliary forces, Military Veterans Charities, military vehicles, softball range, Culdrose Military Wives Choir, many exhibitions and displays. A fun event for all the family.

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Hemsworth24 June 2019

128) Armed Forces Day

Flying of the flag and service will take place in the Hemsworth War Memorial Garden at the Community Centre, followed by light refreshments.

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hereford29 June 2019

129) Herefordshire Armed Forces Day 2019

Armed Forces week in Hereford includes Monday 24 June 2019. Flag Raising Ceremony in High Town at 11.00am. This will include speeches and performances by local schools During the week there will be talks at the Courtyard Theatre – details to be confirmed Saturday 29 June 2019. Armed Forces Day…

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Heywood22–29 June 2019

130) ARMED FORCES DAY HEYWOOD/1940

A SERVICE OF REMEMBRANCE 11HR 1300 HRS ARMEDFORCES DAY PARADE WITH CADETS .VETERANS RESERVE HOPING TO GET REGULARS LOCAL UNITINVOLED WITH TROOP /VEHICLES IN CONJUNTION WITH LOCAL BUSINEESS GROUP THE TOWN IS HOSTING A 194O DAY WITH FLYPAST

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Himley30 June 2019

131) Armed Forces Day in association with Black Country Radio

Armed Forces Day at Himley Hall is a FREE family event including vintage fairground rides, Punch and Judy shows and craft, food and vintage stalls. There will also be paint balling provided by Dudley Army Cadet Force and an archery range, provided by Kingswinford Air Cadet squadron. Pete’s War Time…

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Norwich30 June 2019

132) Armed Forces and Dunkirk Service

A church service to honour Her Majesty’s Armed Forces and to remember those who served in Operation Dynamo 1940. All current service personnel and ex services veterans welcome to attend

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Hook28 June 2019

133) Armed Forces Camo Day – Mayhill Junior School

Camo Day is where the school celebrates it’s close relationship with RAF Odiham. On the day, the children are encouraged to wear ‘camo’ fancy dress and events include face painting by RAF Odiham personnel, a capability display, games (such as mini-assault course) and finally a landing of a Chinook aircraft…

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Elm Park30 June 2019

134) Armed Forces – Horncurch and Upminster Sea Cadets Open Day

We are holding an open day promoting both the armed forces and our Sea Cadet Unit, the event will be open to all with stalls and stands showing what the unit does, help trying to increase awareness and recruitment of more sea cadets or marine cadets There will be bouncy…

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Hounslow29 June 2019

135) Hounslow Armed Forces Celebration Day

The Afghanistan and Central Asian Association is a registered charity established in 2001 to promote integration and British values among newly-arrived refugees. We plan to hold a community event at our Hounslow centre from 5pm to 9pm on 29th June to celebrate Armed Forces Day among the Afghan and Central…

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Kingston upon Hull29 June 2019

136) De-Stress on Armed Forces Day

Prior to our event we will be visiting our local Veterans Hub in the city where we will be inviting the Veterans to take part in drawing exercises with Susan Feve entitled ‘My time in the forces’. The finished drawings will be exhibited in our studio for the week covering…

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Ilfracombe29 June 2019

137) 1Pint Milk Run/walk to the Dairy for Armed Forces Day

We are organising a run/walk to the dairy with a 1pint milk in aid of Armed Forces Day. St James Dairy will supply the milk and you can keep it after the event. Starting by the boat booths down the harbour, near the Aquarium. £1 pound entry fee but will…

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Coventry29 June 2019

139) Armed Forces Day – Bands in the Park 2019

To mark Armed Forces Day, the Chase Jazzmen will be playing at Coventry’s newly created Peace Orchard as part of the Coventry’s summer Bands in the Park programme. The Peace Orchard is the brainchild of 96 year-old Coventry D-Day veteran, Dennis Davison, and has been created by local school children…

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Leeds29 June 2019

140) Leeds Armed Forces Day

Hosted by the Lord Mayor of Leeds, 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 and salute, enabling the public to show their thanks and support for these brave men…

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Leicester22 June 2019

143) Armed Forces Day Parade

Static displays and exhibits will be in Humberstone Gate from 9.00 a.m. Service personnel and veterans will attend a special service at the Cathedral at 10.30 a.m. (service is by invitation due to limited capacity) The parade of Standards, Service Personnel, Veterans and Cadets will form up in Jubilee Square,…

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Lincoln29 June 2019

145) The City of Lincoln’s Armed Forces Day

The City of Lincoln has continuously held an Armed Forces Day event every year since it all began in 2010. This year’s event will uphold the thread of previous years in supporting our local Tri-Service personnel based within the City and Lincolnshire as a whole, our various Reservists and our…

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Lisburn6 July 2019

146) Fun Day celebrating our Armed Forces

Lower Broomhedge Community Association are hosting a children’s fun day on Saturday 6th July. 2019 at Lower Broomhedge Hall 20 Lurganure Road Broomhedge. The event will include bouncy castles face painting hot dogs burgers mini golf balloon modelling and junior lambeg drumming competition. This event is annually held to bring…

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Lisburn22 June 2019

147) Northern Ireland Armed Forces Day 2019

Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council are pleased to be hosting the main Northen Ireland Armed Forces Day event in 2019. Following a parade of serving military personnel, veterans and cadets in the city centre, there will be Drumhead Service in Wallace Park. This will be followed by a busy programme…

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Liverpool29 June 2019

148) Armed Forces Day Merseyside VBC Support Muster

Plans are well underway for Saturday 29 June with the city preparing to show its support and say thank you to the Armed Forces community – from currently serving troops, to service families veterans and cadets. That said the Merseyside Armed Forces Veterans Breakfast Club will be gathering in the…

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Liverpool29 June 2019

149) Celebrating our Armed Forces

We would love to throw a celebratory party for the older residents of our community who we support on a daily basis. Lots are war veterans, widows etc. We would love to invite along the children of the community and let them celebrate with our older residents. We will play…

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Liverpool29 June 2019

150) Liverpool Armed Forces Day 2019

As part of Liverpool’s commitment to support national Armed Forces Day and the City’s status as a Gold Star organisation of the Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) under the Armed Forces Covenant, Culture Liverpool will be hosting a tri-service event on the Royal Albert Dock. As in previous years there will…

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Livingston30–29 June 2019

151) West Lothian Armed Forces Day

We will have a Parade, Opening Service, Entertainment, Activities, Displays, Information Stalls, and Closing Ceremony. The event is free to attend and all are welcome. Participants include the local Cadet Forces, Military Units, Military Associations, and Service-Related Organisations.

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Llandudno6 July 2019

152) Armed Forces Big Fry Up and Five a Side Bash

Blind Veterans UK, TNS Catering and the Royal Welsh Past and Present will be working together to provide an opportunity for our Armed Forces families and the local community to come together and celebrate the work of our forces with breakfast themed family fun followed by five a side football…

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Lochgilphead22–15 June 2019

153) Lochgilphead Armed Forces Day

The Lochgilphead Armed Forces Day (The Only Armed Forces Day in Argyll & Bute) Saturday 15th June 2019 The Front Green Lochgilphead 11.45am. ALL WELCOME There will be a parade at 12 noon, of Veterans, Serving Personnel and Cadets from Drill Hall to Poltalloch Street for an Inspection. The Marchers…

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London29 June 2019

154) Armed Forces African Arts Alive

We’ll run a serious of interactive workshops for people through our Creative African Arts Forms exuberance activities to recognise and appreciate the work of the armed forces both veterans and those currently serving for the British. It would a taste of African Culture Immersive Experiment for our friends and the…

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Chingford29 June 2019

156) Chingford Armed Forces Day Funday & Parade

The parade starts from Chingford Plains (top of station road) at 1130 hrs and marches down the road to the Green. After Dignitaries speeches the Funday starts. We have children’s rides, cake stalls, areana events, tombolas, military vehicles. Craft stalls, beer tent, face painting.

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London29 June 2019

157) RESPECT! No peace, no security without our armed forces.

We are a migrant organisation and part of a big umbrella organisation called Migrants Organise, located in the heart of Ladbroke Grove, and very close to the Grenfell Tower, where many of migrants lost their lives in a very sad fire in 2017. This event is about bringing joy to…

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London29 June 2019

158) Royal Greenwich Get Together Community Festival & Armed Forces Day 2019

This is a large community festival with a significant Armed Forces content, including military vehicles, CH-47 Chinook fly-past, Royal Marines display and much more. The event runs between 1200 – 1800 hrs. There will be numerous activities including a film screening on the Big Screen in General Gordon Square and…

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London29 June 2019

159) Salute to our Armed Forces and Emergency Services

Local authorities, civic dignitaries, community groups and local charities throughout Haringey and Barnet are taking part in a flag raising event and ceremonie to salute our Armed Forces along with our Local Emergency Services, On Saturday 29th June 2019 from 2.30pm at our Branch here in Muswell Hill, we are…

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London29 June 2019

160) The Armed Forces Day 13 London Bridges Walk

The 13 Bridges Walk takes place on Armed Forces Day, Saturday 29th June, and celebrates our Armed Forces. It is a relaxed walk that follows a route across thirteen bridges in London and covers a distance of approximately 10 miles. The Walk is a community and family event for participants…

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London29–30 June 2019

161) The Fun Kids Virtual Armed Forces Street Party

Everyone is welcome to celebrate Armed Forces Day with the Fun Kids ‘Virtual Armed Forces Street Party’. Join national children’s radio station, Fun Kids, between 11am and 2pm on Saturday 29th June for three hours of great music and activities to help you run your own party to celebrate Armed…

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London27 June 2019

162) TRBL Armed Forces 1940s Military BAKE OFF

In Commemoration of the June D-Day Landings, TRBL are hosting a 1940s themed AFD vintage tea! Spaces are limited so book in advance by emailing sstephenson@britishlegion.org.uk Automatic entrance is given to those turning up on day to enter their ‘BAKE OFF’ in the competition, wearing forties vintage attire* Bring your…

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Loughborough29 June 2019

164) Loughborough Salutes the Armed Forces

Loughborough has invited a number of entertainment groups to join our regular contributors – the Charnwood Veterans’ Breakfast Club, the local Army Reserve Centre staff, Royal British Legion bikers and the Land Rover Club. We look forward to contributions from the Chilwell Barracks Army Wives Choir, the local Corps of…

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Lowestoft29 June 2019

165) Lowestoft Armed Forces Day

Now in its 14th year Lowestoft Armed Forces Day is a free family day which always attracts good crowds showcasing the work of Britain’s Armed Forces. Attending will be regular and reserve units, cadet units, service charity and veterans associations stands. There will also be a range of arena events…

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Maldon30 June 2019

167) Essex Armed Forces Day

Our first Armed Forces Day presents the chance for the local Maldon community to show their support for the men and women who make up the Armed forces community, from currently serving troups to service families, verterans, reservists and cadets. This free event is organised by the Essex HMVA in…

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Malvern29 June 2019

168) Malvern Armed Forces Day

Malvern Armed Forces Day will include a military parade, retro music performances, historical reenactments, food and drink stalls, and a general celebration of our past and present Armed Forces.

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Manchester29 June 2019

169) Manchester Armed Forces Day – A Big Thank You

The event offers a chance for people of all ages to show their appreciation and support for the Armed Forces and veterans. Service personnel and their families from across Manchester will be invited to either participate or enjoy the event. The event is now in it’s fifth year at St…

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Marlow29 June 2019

170) Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes Armed Forces Day

29849 Armed Forces Day Poster A4 v2 (1)   The Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes Armed Forces Day 2019 event will be coming to Wycombe Air Park on Saturday 29 June 2019. The aim for 2019 is to deliver another big family friendly fun day event for all with a particular…

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Meadowfield23 June 2019

171) Armed Forces Indoor Climbing Day

A free 2 hour Indoor rock climbing session including coaching and shoe hire for adults, children and families including meal deal and drink. Minimum age 3 years – no upper age. Open to serving armed forces and their families and veterans.

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Morden29 June 2019

172) London Borough of Merton Armed Forces Day and Fair

a. Parade from Merton Civic Centre to Morden Park. b. Ceremony in Morden Park to include speeches by local dignitaries, band music culminating with the National Anthem. c. Fair to include refreshment stalls, displays by Reserves, Veteran organisations and cadets together with music. d. The event is intended to demonstrate…

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Morecambe29 June 2019

173) Morecambe and Lancaster Armed Forces Day

The AFD will start with a parade of Veterans, reservists and serving members of the Armed Forces followed by a Drum Head service. During the afternoon there will be displays featuring the Intelligence Corps Museum, Veteran and cadet unit displays as well as a display from RAF Spadeadam, an air…

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Seaham22 June 2019

174) Murton Armed Forces Fun Day

There will be a Military Drum head Service, Veterans Parade, Flag Ceremony in The Glebe Centre and surrounding Car Parks where we will have various Table Tops, Our Local Hero Vc Mcnally will be showcased by Murton Heritage Society (Charity) and support from Murton Welfare Association who manage Glebe Centre.…

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Newark23 June 2019

175) Newark Armed Forces Day 2019

Newark has been appointed the lead town for Armed Forces Day celebrations for the county of Nottinghamshire. There will be a parade involving serving Armed Forces personnel, veterans and cadets. There will be musical entertainment and stalls.

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Londonderry27 June 2019

176) Newbuildings Armed Forces Celebration Event

Our event is the celebrate and highlight the contribution that members of the Armed Forces and their families who live locally have made to protect the security of our country. The event is for past and present members of the Armed Forces and their families who live locally and for…

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Newport27–29 June 2019

177) Armed Forces VE Day BBQ

We will be holding a theme day which is VE day, staff and children to dress up in 1940’s clothing, and will have a BBQ, on our field. We will be inviting veterans from the surrounding area as well as T.A and will have 1940 type games for the children…

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Newport22 June 2019

178) Ilse of Wight Armed Forces Day 2019

Parade of Veterans, armed Forces personnel (including reservists), with the salute being taken by our Lord Lieutenant. There will be bands and displays and various entertainments for all age groups. Stalls will be set up on the Riverside and Quay area. The event will be for all residents of and…

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Newport28 June 2019

179) St Andrews Armed Forces Cadet Day

We are hoping to arrange a cadet day for our pupils to gain an insight into being an Armed Forces personnel. We are inviting local veterans along with a session from Commando Joes ( a veteran run company). the event will provide food and refreshments for all attendees. School pupils…

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Newry29 June 2019

180) Armed Forces Thanksgiving Service

A service of Thanks giving on the old army hele pad field adjacent to the old army barracks in the Mill Bessbrook. Used in Operation Banner in N Ireland. A parade to and from the site. past serving and current serving associations, legions, regiments, etc will be invited. We will…

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Newton-le-Willows29 June 2019

181) Armed Forces Day Parade & Family Picnic In The Park

Our local Sea, Army Cadets and Veterans will be parading along our Newton High Street to Willow Park, where the local vicar will host a short service. There will be music from Valley Brass Band, a few stalls, a limited amount of games for the children, ice cream van, &…

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North Walsham29 June 2019

182) North Walsham Armed Forces Day

To celebrate the close connections between the local area and the Military through out the years. To encourage our youth to think about the armed forces and to provide information about the various local Associations for retired service personnel. The Army Cadets and RAF Cadets will also be involved. The…

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Northampton29 June 2019

183) Northampton Armed Forces Day

There will be stalls and Information stands from a variety of armed services which will offer support and guidance to Service Personnel and Veterans, some of which will include; a. RBL b. SAFFA c. Discounts for Troops d. Help for Heroes e. Nene Clinical Commissioning Group -The event area on…

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Norwich24 June 2019

184) Armed Forces Flag Raising Ceremony

We will come together with the Lord Mayor of Norwich and other local dignitaries to raise the ‘Armed Forces day flag’ along with over 500 other flags on this date and at the same time. Members of the Combined Ex Services and Military will be present as well as Veterans…

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Norwich7 July 2019

185) Armed Forces Open Day

Displays of Military hardware and emergency services. Displays from Veterans, Reservist, Cadets and associations

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Nottingham29 June 2019

186) Celebrating Armed Forces Fun Day

Throughout the day there will be numerous activities such as bouncy castles, face painting, glitter tattoos, jumble sale and cake sale. As the event will be held at strelley social club the bar and cafe will also be open for refreshments and food. We will also be providing sports activities…

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Nuneaton29 June 2019

187) Nuneaton’s Armed Forces Day & Family Gala Event

Nuneaton’s AFD & Family Gala 2019 Event is hosted again by The Veterans Contact Point and follows the successful format used for several years but with a new venue nearer to the town centre. This year we are planning AFD 2019 to follow a “Party in the Park” theme with…

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Odiham29 June 2019

188) Odiham Armed Forces Day

The day will start with a Armed Forces themed box car event along our high street at 10am, including strong representation from RAF Odiham. This will be followed by a parade of RAF Odiham personell. Which goes into our village square, where there will be a presentation from the community…

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Oldham22 June 2019

189) Armed Forces v Oldham

We intend to facilitate and host a boxing tournament between the Armed Forces and Boxers from Greater Manchester. The event will also link up with the local cadet service and the British Army who will host information stands.

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Orihuela29 June 2019

190) Armed Forces Day

A service in the Orihuela Cathedral with the RBL Band Spain, choirs, members of the Spanish Armed Forces, Security Services and British and Spanish Veterans.

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Brighton30 June 2019

191) Brighton & Hove Armed Forces Day

Full arena programme with Cadet KitKar challenge, dog show, dance displays. Craft and military stalls, information stands, inflatables, children’s rides, refreshments, Free Entry

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ower29–30 June 2019

192) Mortimer Arms Armed Forces Day

The Mortimer Arms Armed Forces Day event Great outdoor Fun with Live Bands BBQ, Skittle Alley Big Connect Four and Much More Serving and Veterans will also receive 5% discount on main menu meals on showing valid Veteran/Service ID Cards. If you fancy staying the Night we will also have…

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Pembroke Dock29 June 2019

193) Armed Forces Day – Family Funday

A Family Funday celebrating our Armed Forces, past, present and future, and organised jointly between Pembroke Dock Town Council, and Pembroke Dock Heritage Centre. Featuring a range of community organisations and local businesses, the day will be opened officially by the Mayor of Pembroke Dock at 11.00am. Full details of…

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Penistone29 June 2019

194) Penistone Armed Forces Day

Simply the only showground Armed Forces Day in our region. The day starts with a Military Parade through our town with marching bands and military vehicles followed by an arena tattoo style show with public displays, marching bands and re-enactments. The show ground is host to veteran organisations, trade stalls…

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Peterborough29 June 2019

195) Peterborough National Armed Forces Day 2019

Armed Forces Day Peterborough 2019 will include a variety of performances, stalls, charities and military vehicles. There will also be a parade, Military Band, Pipe Band and Majorettes in attendance over the course of the day. This is a free family day out in the heart of Peterborough.

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Peterlee29 June 2019

197) Peterlee Armed Forces Day

Peterlee’s exciting Armed Forces Day will be returning to Peterlee on Saturday 29 June. This free family-fun event will, once again, provide an action packed line-up of entertainment, arena displays, parachute jumps, world war 1 field kitchen, weapon displays, funfair rides, static vehicle displays, dance displays and live music.

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Pontefract6 July 2019

198) Wakefield Armed Forces Day Event 2019

Wakefield Armed Forces Day will deliver a fantastic day out, and aims to provide a platform to properly recognize the contribution of Serving Personnel; Regulars and Reservists, Veterans and Cadets through their involvement as both participants and spectators. The event will include a flag raising ceremony attended by Veterans, Royal…

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Pontyppridd22 June 2019

199) Armed Forces Day 2019

Join Rhondda Cynon Taf Council in commemorating Armed Forces Day 2019 with a raising of the flag service, Parade through the park grounds, Service and a family fun / information day. Activities to include, Army assault curse, Climbing wall, Military vehicles, live music, information stalls plus more.

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Preston29 June 2019

200) Preston Armed Forces Day

Our event is the city’s opportunity to celebrate our proud military heritage, connect our Armed Forces with our communities and to give back to the families and veterans. The days activities will start with the veterans service which for the first time will encompass a cadet parade, followed by free…

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Prestwick28 June 2019

201) Armed Forces Texas Scramble

Charity golf event open to anyone, veterans, non-veterans members of the public and members of the golf club. the event is a 4-person Texas scramble event and can be a combination of men/women/juniors or any mixture thereof. It costs £10 per person to play and ALL the proceeds go to…

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Ramsgate29 June 2019

202) Armed Forces Parade and Drumhead Service

You are invited to come along and support the local Armed Forces, Ex Service Organisations and Cadet Forces on Armed Forces Day. They will parade around the only Royal Harbour in the UK at Ramsgate. The Parade will be led by a marching band and will parade around the Harbour…

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Retford22 June 2019

204) Retford Armed Forces Day

Retford Armed Forces Day is a mixture of Static and Mobile displays to thank the Past, Present and Future personnel of the Armed Forces. The event starts at 0900hrs with a FREE breakfast for ALL Veterans and Serving personnel. Throughout the day there will be displays from the Army and…

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Ringwood30 June 2019

205) Armed Forces Day Service

A civic Service, lasting about 40 minutes, with the Ringwood and Burley Band, Mayor and Councillors, supported by Royal British Legion and local uniformed organisations followed by a time to ‘chat’! with Tea/coffee and biscuits Everyone welcome.

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ROCHEDALE29 June–7 July 2019

206) FACE TO FACE WITH ARMED FORCES

Our aim is to bring together Armed forces and their families with different communities , especially those in Rochdale and neighbouring boroughs. Without rational steps to bring these communities together, there is a risk of increasing alienating both serving and retired members of the armed forces. Armed forces groups, groups…

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Romford29 June 2019

207) Armed Forces Day Parade and Event

A parade will take place, starting at 10.30am on South Street’s junction with Arcade Place, Romford. It will finish at Tollgate House, Market Place. Among those marching will be currently-serving troops, veterans and cadets as well as service families. Residents are encouraged to bring their families to watch the parade.…

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Helmshore22 June 2019

208) Armed Forces Barbeque

We are holding a barbeque on the Veterans in Communities allotment to showcase the allotment, celebrate the achievements of our members and promote the Armed Forces. We hope to have a band as entertainment. Approaches are being made to the Lancashire Cadet Force and 103 Royal Artillery band. The event…

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Crowborough22 June 2019

209) Crowborough Armed Forces Day Celebrations

Join us in Crowborough to celebrate the past, present and future of the UK armed forces This event located in the centre of the town is organised by Crowborough Royal British Legion branch with the co-operation of Crowborough Town Council. The day will start with a flag-raising parade at Montargis…

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Rotherham29 June 2019

210) Rotherham Armed Forces Day

Every year Rotherham holds an Armed Forces Day in the town centre. This year it will be held on Saturday, 29th June. The celebrations will feature a packed programme of military demonstrations and family entertainment. The event, led by Rotherham Council, will get underway with a military parade through the…

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Rushden22 June 2019

211) Rushden Armed Forces Day

0900-1100 Honour Walk 2km, 5km, or 10km options. 1200-1700 Rushden Historic Railway Station open with military based entertainment, stalls, displays. Licensed Bar. 1300 Parade through the town to the Station. Starts from Alfred Street School Playground, John St, NN10 9NL. 1930-2300 Dance Evening 1940s theme. Rushden Station Goods Shed.

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Saffron Walden29 June 2019

212) Armed Forces Day 2019 – Saffron Walden

A day to celebrate the Armed Forces which will start with a Parade from the Common which will go around the town and return to its start point where there will be military vehicles and displays, music throughout the day, beer festival, food stalls and children’s entertainments. A great day…

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Saint Helens21 June 2019

213) Armed Forces weekend at St Helens Rugby Leauge

St Helens RLFC community development are planning on delivering a full day of events at the Totally Wicked Stadium in St Helens at the home fixture between St Helens RLFC against Leeds Rhinos in the Super League. This event will be for all members of the community from St Helens,…

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Saint Helens29 June 2019

214) Armed forces, by land, by Sea, by Air Celebratory dinner.

To invite the local community in to the community center to introduce them to the ways of the Armed forces of past and present, To have the community to meet with Ex Service men and women of past and present, have some fun with the youth of today introducing fun…

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St Helens22 June 2019

215) St Helens Armed Forces Day 2019

St.Helens Armed Forces Day 2019 celebrates the local Armed Forces Community. The event will start at 11 a.m. with a grand parade of Armed Forces Past, Present and Future at 12 p.m. followed by a packed programme of events. These include displays from local Merseyside and Manchester Regiments and Cadet…

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Saint Ives29 June 2019

216) St Ives Armed Forces Day

A day to celebrate and thank military personnel – past, present and future.. The day will begin will the traditional flag raising followed by live music from Huntingdon Big Band. A charity fair, assault course, military vehicles, and an exciting programme of entertainment for the whole family will be taking…

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Salford30 June 2019

217) Salford Armed Forces Fun Day

Armed Forces family fun day will take over the whole Salford Lifestyle Centre in East Salford on Sun 30th June with a wide range of events taking place throughout the day including live bands, a community market and a pro wrestling show. This event will not only promote the great…

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Salisbury29–30 June 2019

218) National Armed Forces Day – Explore Salisbury Museum

Explore Salisbury Museum 28 – 29 June 2019 – 10am until 5pm 30 June 2019 – 12 midday until 5pm The Salisbury Museum is opening its doors for three days, with the opportunity for services personnel and their families to enjoy all that the museum has to offer for FREE.…

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Scampton29 June 2019

219) Armed Forces Thank You Party

We are looking to hold a Street Party for our Service families and members of our civilian community on Armed Forces Day. We will look to thank our personnel for the work that they do and we will do this through celebrating family life by offering music, games and entertainment…

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Scarborough29 June 2019

220) Scarborough’s 11th Armed Forces Day

Join us for the 11th Scarborough Armed Forces Day where we will be showing our appreciation and thanks to the British Armed Forces – past, present and future. This year we are honoured to be hosting and celebrating the Centenary year of the Scarborough Sea Cadets. More detailed information will…

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Seaford29 June 2019

221) Seaford Veterans and Armed Forces Day 2019

Veterans and Armed Forces Day for the District of Lewes and surrounding towns and villages is being arranged for Saturday 29th June at the Martello Fields, Seaford. The organisers, a joint committee consisting of the Seahaven Branch, The Royal Society of St George, Seaford Town Council and the Seaford Branch…

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Sedbergh28–30 June 2019

222) Armed Forces Day 2019 – Hells Fells 28-30 June 2019

Hells Fells is a family festival in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Hells Fells, is an event to celebrate the very best of our Armed Forces and at the same time raising money to support veterans who have had difficulty adjusting to civilian life. The camp site opens from 12…

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Shireoaks29 June 2019

223) WORKSOP BRANCH BRITISH LEGION – ARMED FORCES DAY CELEBRATION

Worksop Branch Royal British Legion will be celebrating our 3rd Annual Armed Forces by organising an Armed Forces Day Celebration Event at the Shireoaks Sports and Social Club on the29th June 2019. We will be launching a special Facebook Event Page to announce the exciting attractions that will be available…

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Sittingbourne29 June 2019

224) Inclusive Armed Forces Day

We hope mainly to achieve the overarching vision and mission of our charity, which is to promote community integration, inclusion and cohesion. The Armed Forces make up a good number of the multicultural United Kingdom and provide vital services to our communities and nation as a whole. Therefore, the Armed…

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Sittingbourne29 June 2019

225) Inclusive Armed Forces Day

We hope mainly to achieve the overarching vision and mission of our charity, which is to promote community integration, inclusion and cohesion. The Armed Forces make up a good number of the multicultural United Kingdom and provide vital services to our communities and nation as a whole. Therefore, the Armed…

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SKELMORLIE30 June 2019

226) SKELMORLIE SECRET BUNKER ARMED FORCES SUNDAY

Display of WW2, Civil Defence and Cold War instruments and equipment for the general public. Free admission and guided tours to a Royal Observer Corps underground monitoring post. Talks on the role of the role of the Royal Observer Corps and the connection with all the armed services in its…

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Skipton7 July 2019

227) Skipton Armed Forces Day 2019

Every year Skipton hold what is known a “Sheep Day” on the first Sunday in July (Skipton means Sheep Town in Anglo Saxon). The footfall is around 18,000 and the entire High Street is closed off for the event. Last year we held Skipton AFD on the same day as…

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Sleaford24 June 2019

228) Armed Forces Day Flag Raising and Veterans’ Lunch

The event starts with our now traditional Armed Forces Day Flag Raising ceremony held in the public space outside the Town Hall on Navigation Yard in the presence of serving personnel from RAF Cranwell and RAF Digby, dignitaries, veterans, school pupils and members of the public – everyone is welcome.…

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South Shields23 June 2019

231) ARMED FORCES DAY 2019

Family fun day starting with a cavalcade of motor bikes followed by marching troops, pipes and drums along the seafront into the park. Large presence of military personnel including cadet forces and recruitment tents. Live entertainment all day, kids fairground rides, armed forces charity stands and trade stands. Expected public…

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South Shields23 June 2019

232) Armed Forces Day South Shields

A FAMILY FUN DAY, begins with a cavalcade of 100s of motorbikes, trikes & scooters riding along the seafront and in to Bents Park, followed by army, navy and air force marching troops and cadets then the pipes & drums. The rest of the day is filled with live music,…

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Southampton30 June 2019

233) City of Southampton Armed Forces Day Event & Parade

A parade of military personnel, veterans and cadets and a military vehicle cavalcade, through the City Centre, followed by an event showcasing our armed forces with stands, information, re-enactors and a programme of entertainment.

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Southampton22 June 2019

234) Fawley Armed Forces Day

Fawley Armed Forces Day is back, Planning is well underway. We have lots happening. Live music, Arena displays, Fun Fair, Stalls, Military Vehicles, Petting Farm and much more to come.

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Southend-on-Sea29 June 2019

235) Southend Salutes The Armed Forces

Southend Salutes the Armed Forces A day of Celebration ,Remembrance , and Fun Parade of Veterans , Cadet Units and Reserves Historical Vehicles Stalls Films Military Displays Music

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Southport30 June 2019

236) Southport Armed Forces Day

Sunday 30th June Local Veterans from SSAFA (The Armed Forces Charity) based at RAF Woodvale are preparing to hold this years 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 10:00 am in…

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Spennymoor22 June 2019

237) Spennymoor Armed Forces Day Event

The event will start at 11am with the Drumhead Service. There will be representatives of the Armed Services present, and free family entertainment will start at 12noon with children’s rides, an inflatable 64ft assault course, bumper cars, shooting arena, face painters, fancy dress competition, school competition to make model Anderson…

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Staines22–29 June 2019

238) Armed Forces Canoeing Day

Surrey Canoe Club is running a free family canoeing fun day to commemorate the service of men and women in the British Armed Forces. The day will include free taster canoeing and kayaking sessions, drill demonstration by youth of the local Fusiliers group and BBQ.

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Stirling29 June 2019

240) Stirling Armed Forces Day 2019

Come and enjoy an afternoon of family fun and entertainment in Stirling’s historic King’s Park and show your support for our armed forces. Entrance is free and the entertainment programme is packed with a parade, displays, music, dancing, cadet competition and plenty of interactive fun to keep the whole family…

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Stockton-on-Tees29 June 2019

241) Armed forces day Street celebration

Armed forces day good old fasioned street party Free Bbq buffet , Teas and Coffees for veterans and those still serving . Free goodie bag for children in camoflage . a day of respect and celebration for our armed forces .. there will be raffles with lots of prizes ..…

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Stockton-on-Tees27 June 2019

242) Stockton Armed Forces Day

Stockton’s Armed Forces Week celebrations will commence with a flag raising ceremony on Monday 24 June to mark our support for the Armed Forces. The day itself will take place on 27 June and will be an all day programme, with displays and information stands from Armed Forces and support…

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Stonham Aspal29 June 2019

243) Suffolk Owls Flypast for Armed Forces Day

Suffolk Owl Sanctuary are proud to salute serving British and Allied troops and veterans with free admission to the centre throughout the day, which will include spectacular flypasts of owls and other birds of prey.

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Sunderland28–30 June 2019

244) Armed Forces Weekend Sunderland

3 Day Event Fri 28 June: 6pm – 11pm Opening Ceremony & AFD Concert Sat 29 June: 10am – 5pm Military Day & Parade 7pm – 11pm Social Evening Sun 30 June: 9am – 5pm Family Fun day, Dog Show & Football Competition

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Sunderland28–30 June 2019

245) Armed Forces Weekend Sunderland

A full weekend of entertainment for all the family to celebrate our Armed Forces , Stalls, dancing groups, singers, military stands ,refreshments , fairground lots lots more activities for everyone.

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Blaydon-on-Tyne30 June 2019

246) Armed Forces Day Celebration

This free celebration event is being held and organised by our charity FACT (Fighting All Cancers Together) to recognise and celebrate armed forces day. It is for anyone connected to the armed forces, this includes regulars, reservists, veterans, cadets and their family members. It will be held at Swalwell Cricket…

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Swinton24 June 2019

249) Salford Armed Forces Flag Raising Ceremony

Salford City Council will raise the flag at the front of the Town Hall steps. The Ceremony will feature the Salford in Harmony Choir and speeches from the Ceremonial Mayor, Lord Lieutenant, City Mayor and Lancashire Fusiliers.

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Mold29 June 2019

250) Sychdyn Armed Forces Village Carnival

We hold a village carnival every year to fund the upkeep for the local park. All our profit goes into the upkeep and maintenance of the village park. We have a fun filled afternoon with the theme armed forces we will have a Carnival queen and retinue. Stalls for local…

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Taunton29 June 2019

251) Taunton veterans armed forces day

Live music from artists specialising in WWII era music plus modern music, various military vehicle trusts, bouncy castle, military units from the area and the local cadets.

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Telford22 June 2019

252) Telford Armed Forces Day

Family Fun Day in our flagship Telford town park, QEII Arena, at the centre of the town, for Armed Forces personnel, veterans, their families and all local residents. Connecting the military community with their local community and nurturing understanding. The event will include family friendly activities such as circus skills,…

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Tidworth22 June 2019

253) Tidworth Armed Forces Day

Tidworth Armed Forces Day is a free family event. There is a central arena, the Tiger Motorcycle Display team, children’s activities including face painting, a Medieval enactment group, and stall area (around 50 local stall holders selling things such as arts and crafts). There will also be a licenced bars…

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Paignton22 June 2019

254) Torbay Armed Forces Day

This year due to funding the council cancelled thia event .The Torbay Veterans will now be hosting the Torbay Armed Forces Day. The Venue will be at the beautiful scenic Babbacombe Downs. there will be a parade,stalls,military stands,large marque,food,drink, and for your entertainment singers all day. this is a wonderful…

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SOUTHAMPTON7 July 2019

255) Armed Forces Celebration @ AFC Totton

An invitation to the community to join in a celebration of our Armed Forces The day will begin with a Service of Thanksgiving for our Armed Forces incorporating the unveiling of the AFC Totton D-Day Memorial Plaque There will then be a Family Picnic (Bring Your Own Blanket / Chairs…

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Tredegar30 June 2019

256) Armed Forces Day

Tredegar Town Council has now hosted ten annual Armed Forces Day events, the occasion when the whole community comes along to say thank you to the brave men and women who defend our country. The event will be held in Bedwellty Park on Sunday 30 June 2019. The entertainment starts…

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Caerphilly29 June 2019

257) Armed Forces Day Parade & Family Fun Day

Treorchy Comprehensive School Armed Forces Day Procession & Family Fun Day will be held as part of the 2019 Rhondda Arts Festival (RAFT). The day will open with a parade from St Matthew’s Church, Cardiff Street, Treorchy through the main High Street, past the central theatre and library, to Treorchy…

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Trimdon Grange22 June 2019

258) Family Fun/Armed Forces Day

We hope to provide a family fun day and bring back community spirit, invite armed forces and other local services such as cadets, fire brigade, local community groups, fair ground rides, family games etc.

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Trowbridge29–30 June 2019

259) Wiltshire Armed Forces & Veterans Celebrations

Trowbridge Park will again host displays of military exhibits, vehicles, veteran associations, charities, stalls, trade stands, fair rides, children’s activities, lazer range, remote control tanks, reenactors, skirmish, classic cars and motor bikes, WW1 trench, WW1 tank, Cadet Units, flypasts, marching bands, choirs, dancers, entertainment from different eras. A weekend to…

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Walsall29 June 2019

260) Armed Forces Day @ The Veseyans

Our Event will be solely to raise money for the charities that help our servicemen and women, past and present, we shall have cake & sweet stalls, bbq/hog roast, bouncy castle, charity rugby match, dj and much more.

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Walton-on-Thames22 June 2019

261) Armed Forces Day HMS Black Swan Commemorative Garden Opening

Sunbury & Walton Sea Cadets, are aligned to HMS Black Swan, we are TS Black Swan part of the Marine Society Sea Cadets; we are our own individual charity by right. We want to open a Commemorative Memorial Garden this year on 22nd June for Armed Forces, which will be…

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Warwick29 June 2019

262) Armed Forces Community Fun Day

The whole community will get the chance in celebrating our armed forces by participating in the Warwick District Armed Forces Community Fun Day. The activities at the event will include a climbing wall, World War II, Cookery demonstration, a bouncy castle, a display of bomb disposal equipment by Kineton Station,…

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Raunds28–29 June 2019

263) Raunds Armed Forces Day

Raunds Mayor would like to invite representatives from your school to join him on the steps of the Town Hall on Friday 28th June at 11am to raise a flag in support of Armed Forces Day. Armed Forces Day is a chance to show your support for the men and…

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Wellingborough29 June 2019

264) Wellingborough Armed Forces Day

This year marks the 80th year of the start of WW2, so the main theme of this will be Family at War. to the point we delight to have ‘Family at War’ this year demonstrating how family cook through the WW2. We also have all day long the music of…

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Wellingborough29 June 2019

265) Wellingborough Armed Forces Day

This years Armed Forces Day focus on the start of WW2, With Family at War demonstrating family cooking through the WW2. With our guest singers The Swingsetters for the whole day. Stalls and lot more things happen during the day

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West Bridgford29 June 2019

266) Armed Forces Day Proms in the Park

Every year Rushcliffe Borough Council marks Armed Forces Day with a free outdoor fun day and concert in Bridgford Park, West Bridgford. Rushcliffe’s annual Armed Forces Day Proms features stalls and attractions from local Armed Forces veteran’s and cadet groups plus live music from local bands and choirs, have-a-go sports…

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West Bromwich29 June 2019

267) Armed Forces Day Celebration

A public celebration event for our armed forces, parade carried out by current serving personnel and veterans followed by a fun day with entertainment and stalls. Parade starts at 11:00am in Dartmouth Park.

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Wheatley Hill29 June 2019

269) Wheatley Hill Armed Forces Community Fun Day

WHCA will host our “Wheatley Hill Armed Forces Community Fun Day” at Greenhills Centre in the heart of the village in partnership with our Parish Council. This free fun day will offer something for all ages and aims to bring the community together to remember and celebrate our armed forces…

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Whitby29 June 2019

270) Whitby Armed Forces Day

A locally organised event to give Whitby the opportunity to show its support and say thank you to the Armed Forces including serving personnel and their families, veterans and cadet forces. Raise awareness of the Royal Navy, the Army and the Royal Air Force, Reservists, veterans, cadets and the wider…

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Wigan29 June 2019

271) Armed Forces HQ BBQ

The W.B.A.F.H.Q. are looking at holding a BBQ in the afternoon followed by a Horse Race event in the evening. The BBQ will be open to members of the Wigan Sea Cadets, Veterans & their families as well as serving members of H.M. Forces & their families home on leave.…

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Wigan29 June 2019

272) Wigan Borough Armed Forces Day

Wigan Borough Armed Forces Day celebrations will compromise of an Armed Forces ‘Faire’ which will be located with the Town Centre of Wigan. Up to one hundred stalls and thirty military vehicle stands (past and present) will be located with boundary of the Town Centre area. A large parade will…

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Wigan28 June 2019

273) Wigan Warriors Armed Forces Day Celebration

The event will celebrate and recognise the continued hard work and sacrifices of all those involved within the Armed Forces family. Working in partnership with the Royal British Legion, local CIC EDS Veterans, Wigan Council and Wigan Warriors Rugby League Club, the event will include numerous activities and opportunities to…

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Wisbech23 June 2019

274) Wisbech Armed Forces Day 2019

The main attractions for this years event will be a WW1 tank, tracked armoured cars and service vehicles. Throughout the day there will be stalls and demonstrations by Ex-Service Associations, Service Charities and uniformed Cadet Groups. The event will begin at 10.00 with the raising of the Armed Forces Day…

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Wolverhampton29 June 2019

275) Armed Forces Day Celebration

Join us for a celebration in West Park on Saturday 29 June. There will be something for everyone as we kick off with a parade featuring local serving personnel at 12pm led by RAF Cosford Voluntary Band. This family-fun event will host a fun fair, food, bars as well as…

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Wolverhampton24 June 2019

276) Armed Forces Week – Flag Raising Ceremony

This year, Armed Forces Week will start as we proudly raise the Armed Forces Day flag with a special ceremony from 11am at the flagpole in St Peter’s Square. Join the Mayor of Wolverhampton and representatives of the British Armed Forces, veterans, cadets and members of the public as we…

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Woodstock30 June 2019

277) Armed Forces Family Day at Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum

A family fun day with a wide range of activities; gallery trails, ‘make and take’, object handling, storytelling and the opportunity to take part in our closing Great War commemorative event, an art installation around Remembrance and Poppies.

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Workington29 June 2019

278) Workington Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day 29th June 2019 will commence in Workington at 11am with a parade through the town, marching to the town park for a drum head service, after the service march back to the Workington Royal British Legion Club for a day full of activities including lunch, afternoon tea…

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Barnsley29 June 2019

279) Armed Forces Activity Fancy Dress Fun Run

EVERYBODY WELCOME TO DO A FANCY DRESS 3 MILE FUN RUN WHILE FOLLOWING CLUES, AND THE CHILDREN FOLLOWING TREASURE MAPS TO FIND TREASURE CHEST OF GOODIES ALONG THE PENNS PENINE TRAIL WELL KNOW WALKING AND CYCLING ROUTE XX

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York29 June 2019

280) York Armed Forces Day 2019

The City of York is proud to present the 2019 Armed Forces Day programme. Each year the Garrison City comes together to show support for our Armed Forces, Serving Personnel, Veterans, Cadets and their families. The programme for 2019 has developed further partnerships with businesses and organisations locally to show…

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