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Remembrance Parade

November 11 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

THE OKEHAMPTON ROYAL BRITISH LEGION

REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY PARADE

The Parade forms up as usual in front of the Town Hall in Fore Street on Sunday 11th November at 10.25am.

At 10.30am the Parade marches off towards All Saints Parish Church, led by the Okehampton Excelsior Silver Band, followed by the Royal British Legion contingent.

At 10.50am the Parade assembles around the War Memorial at All Saints Parish Church for a short Service of Remembrance led by Rev. Stephen Cook, the Last Post is played by a member of the Silver Band, a two minute silence is observed and The Reveille is played.

The main Church service follows at 11.05am, again led by Rev. Stephen Cook.

At 12.00pm the Parade reforms to march back to the town and into Fore Street, led by the Royal British Legion detachment.

At 12.20 the Parade marches past and salutes the Town Mayor, then forms up facing the Town Hall for inspection.

The Parade is dismissed at 12.45pm. At the dispersal, members of the Royal British Legion and all detachment commanders are invited to join the Town Mayor and councillors at a Reception.

Details

Date:
November 11
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Organizer

Royal British Legion Okehampton Branch
Phone:
01837 53310
Email:
branch@rblokehampton.org.uk
Website:
http://www.rblokehampton.org.uk/

Venue

All Saints Parish Church
Church Avenue
Okehampton, Devon EX20 1LE United Kingdom
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