The Parish Council annually organise the Local Remembrance Day service.
It is held in November on the nearest Sunday to 11th. the main church service alternates between St John’s Church and Bourne Methodist Church.
Those not attending the church Service assemble at the side of the Constitutional Club and car park in Hednesford Road anytime after 10, unless you are volunteering for marshalling. Church Service commences at 10am, this year the service is being held at Bourne Methodist Church. At the end of the service (approx 10.40) Road closures will commence. Members of the congregation and those wishing to join the procession will be led from the Church to Five Ways Memorial Gates, for a short reading. Wreaths will be laid and those named on the Memorial Gates acknowledged and a minutes silence observed. All members of the public are welcome to join the Remembrance Day, at any point in the service.
An alternative service is held at Wimblebury War memorial – Please contact the Clerk for details.