Plans confirmed for 2018 Alderley Edge Remembrance Day Parade and Service


The Alderley Edge Remembrance Day Parade and Service will take place on Sunday, 11th November.

The parade will assemble outside the Festival Hall at 2.15pm and will commence under the supervision of the Parade Marshall at 2.30pm.

Members from the Royal British Legion, Alderley Edge Parish Council, Churches Together, Cheshire Police, British Red Cross, and RVS will be joined by local scouts, cubs, guides and brownies.

The parade will travel along Talbot Road, Moss Lane, Trafford Road and Chapel Road before proceeding down London Road to the War Memorial on Ryleys Lane.

Following prayers and the wreath laying ceremony, led by the Royal British Legion, the Service of Remembrance will be commence at 3pm at St Philip & St James Church. During the service the bugler will sound the Last Post and a two-minute silence will be held in honour of those who sacrificed their lives fighting for their country.

A one minute's silence will also be observed on Saturday 10th November at 11am. This will take place outside Barclays Bank and those wishing to observe the silence are asked to arrive at 10.45am.

Alderley Edge Remembrance Day