The Parish Council annually organises 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 at 9.30am. Unless you are volunteering for marshalling. Church Service commences at 10am, this year (2018) the service was 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 silence observed.
All members of the public are welcome to join the Remembrance Day events, at any point in the day.
An alternative service is held at Wimblebury War memorial – Please contact the Clerk for details.