Southwark Remembers Armistice Day 2017 events
The official borough service for Armistice Day 2017
[df-subtitle] Old Jamaica Road War Memorial,West Lane, SE16 [/df-subtitle]Old Jamaica Road War Memorial
The official borough service for Armistice Day 2017 will take place at West Lane War Memorial off Jamaica Road, London SE16, on Saturday 11 November 2017 at 10.45am.
It will be led by The Right Reverend Jonathan Baker, Bishop of Fulham, assisted by clergy of the district. All are welcome and you are asked to assemble by 10.30am. The service will be followed by light refreshments in Cherry Garden Hall off Jamaica Road.
Your presence and participation will be much appreciated
Residents are welcome to pay tributes at the Bermondsey and Rotherhithe War Memorial in West Lane
Southwark Official Remembrance Sunday Event
[alert color=”grey”] 10-45 Saint Saviour’s War Memorial, Borough High Street Borough High Street SE1 [/alert]
The official borough service for Remembrance Sunday will take place atSaint Saviour’s War Memorial, Borough High Street, at 10.45am, ahead of the nationwide two minute silence at 11am.
The service will be led by The Right Reverend Jonathan Baker, Bishop of Fulham.
Guests and members of the public are asked to assemble by 10.30am
Remembrance ceremonies will also take in Old Jamaica Road Memorial and other locations across Southwark
An important message about wreath laying at Remembrance and Armistice ceremonies this year:
The Civic Office will provide wreaths for The Mayor, The Representative Deputy Lieutenant, Southwark MPs, the Leader of the Council, the Leader of the majority opposition party, and the Chief Executive of Southwark Council.
All others who wish to lay wreaths will need to supply their own on the day. Please advise the Civic Office in advance of each ceremony if you intend to participate in wreath-laying so that you may be duly announced and called forward on the day. You can do so by calling 020 7525 7303 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Your presence and participation will be much appreciated at this year’s ceremonies
City Hope Church Sunday Service
[alert color=”grey”] Harris Academy Bermondsey 55 Southwark Park Rd, London SE16 [/alert]
The Bermondsey community is invited to come and pay respect in this remembrance Sunday service hosted by The City Hope Church from 10.30 am to 12:00. There will be groups for primary aged children. Refreshments served after the service.
Other Remembrance Sunday ceremonies
St George’s Cathedral
Soviet War Memorial, GMHP
St Stephen’s church
St Giles Church
At the going down of the sun and in the morning we will remember them.