Remembrance Sunday Parade

Event: Remembrance Sunday Parade

Date: Sunday 10 November 2019

War Memorial on Bennetthorpe

Time: from 210:20am

Doncaster is set to come together to pay respect to servicemen and women at local Remembrance and Armistice Day events.

Tributes will be led by Mayor of Doncaster, Ros Jones and Civic Mayor, Councillor Linda Curran for Remembrance Day and Armistice Day.

Remembrance Sunday, on 10 November, will begin with a Service of Remembrance at the war memorial on Bennetthorpe from 10:20 a.m. This will be followed by a parade to the Minster of St George, where there will be a second service at 11:45 a.m.

Services for Armistice Day will commence outside the Mansion House on Monday 11 November at 10:45 a.m. and the service will include a bugler playing the Last Post and Reveille and the traditional Act of Homage.

Civic Mayor, Cllr Linda Curran said: “Everyone is invited to join in the Remembrance Sunday and Armistice Day events. The services are an important opportunity to commemorate the servicemen and women who have sacrificed so much in the World Wars and other conflicts.”

Mayor Ros Jones added: “I would encourage everyone to join in the Service of Remembrance at Doncaster Minster, and the Armistice Day service outside the Mansion House, to pay our respects to those who have made the greatest sacrifice for our freedom.”

For more information about both events, please contact the Civic Team on 01302 734004 or 01302 734016 or email david.chorlton@doncaster.gov.uk.