Remembrance Sunday

6th November 2018 / News archive

Remembrance Sunday

Thank you to everyone who joined us to commemorate Remembrance Sunday. It was a special day full of pride and emotion, and we were very lucky with the weather.

Order of ceremony

10.05am A procession of dignitaries, Councillors and invited guests will leave from the Town Hall and make their way up the High Street to St Andrews Church.
10.15 am  Service of Remembrance begins at St Andrew’s Church
10.55 am  Act of Remembrance at the War Memorial
10.59 am  Exhortation and Last Post
11.00 am  Two minutes silence

Kohima Epitaph
National Anthem
Laying of Wreaths

The order of wreath laying will be:

Deputy Lieutenant of Wiltshire
Mayor of Chippenham
Royal British Legion & Ladies Section
Wiltshire Council Representative
9 Regiment The Royal Logistic Corps
Wiltshire Constabulary

A prayer

The procession returns to the Town Hall