November 9th, 2017Leicester's annual Remembrance Day service and parade will take place at Victoria Park on Sunday 12 November, with military veterans, local civic dignitaries and members of the public expected to make up a crowd of around 3,000 people.
The parade will set off from De Montfort Hall and make its way along the new Centenary Walk, through...By November 9th, 20170 comments
November 11th, 2016Crowds gathered alongside members of the Royal British Legion in the city centre this morning to proudly honour their war heroes at this year’s Armistice Day service.
Held in Market Square, the service began at 10:45am, led by Reverend Canon Karen Rooms of Leicester Cathedral. The Lord Mayor, Councillor Stephen Corrall, made a...By November 11th, 20160 comments
November 9th, 2015Hundreds turned out on Remembrance Sunday in Syston village in Leicestershire to remember the fallen.
A memorial procession led by the Syston Band started the proceedings at around 10:45am, marching from Melton Road Car Park down Melton Road to the Memorial on Central Park for 11.00am.
At the...By November 9th, 20150 comments
November 9th, 2014Thousands gathered at the war memorial in Victoria park, Leicester today, for the Remembrance Sunday service, which honoured servicemen and women killed in conflicts throughout the world.
Around 4,000 veterans, local civic dignitaries and members of the public attended the service which started at 10.55am. At...By November 9th, 20140 comments
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