Armed Forces Events

Each year we host various events with participation and assistance from the Garrison and local veterans

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  • First Word War Centenary
  • Events in November

First World War Centenary 

Exciting plans are underway to commemorate 100 years since the end of the First World War.  

Event information to follow. 


 

November:

Armistice Day and the two-minute silence on the steps of the Town Hall at 11:00am

Early morning Remembrance Day Ceremony at the First and Second World War Memorials at Colchester Cemetery 

Mid-morning Remembrance Day Parade in the High Street and 11 am Remembrance Sunday Service at the War Memorial (nearest Sunday to 11 November). 

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