Corby will remember brave soldiers this Sunday (10th November)

Release Date: 
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 11:30

Corby Borough Council is reminding residents that they are invited to remember and honour those who fought for our country in its annual Remembrance Day Parade and Service this Sunday (10th November).

The parade will leave from St. Mark’s Road, Corby at 10.20am and will lead to the War Memorial in the Corby Old Village where the Mayor will lay a wreath on behalf of the people of Corby in commemoration of our fallen soldiers.

Corby Borough Council will also hold a two minute silence on Monday 11th November outside the Corby Cube on James Ashworth Square at 11am. The Mayor will be joined by the Royal British Legion who will lead the silence. All residents and visitors are invited to join.

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Notes to Editors:

Order or service for Remembrance Parade on Sunday 10th November:

10:20 am—Parade leaves St Mark’s Road, Corby

10:45 am—Arrive at War Memorial

10:50 am—Welcome, prayer and bible reading by Reverend Paul Frost

10:55 am—Poem – read by Mrs Liz Harries, Royal British Legion

10:58 am—Last Post

11:00 am—Act of Homage followed by two-minute silence

11:02 am—Reveille followed by Lament and Kohima Epitaph

11:05 am—Commence wreath laying, Prayer, Hymn – Jerusalem

11:20 am—Parade leaves War Memorial with the Mayor taking salute

More Information: 

For press enquries please contact: Megan Gourlay, Corby Borough Council
Telephone: 01536 464022 Mobile: 07568 590 324
Email megan.gourlay@corby.gov.uk

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Last updated: Wednesday 6th November 2019 11:31:17 AM
Review date: Tuesday 26th October 2021 12:30:51 PM