ORGANISERS of this year’s Remembrance Day events are reminding News Telegraph readers of dates and times.
A free Festival of Remembrance concert will take place on Saturday, November 9 in St John’s Church, at 7.30pm, featuring Ashbourne Town Band and Ashbourne singers with refreshments at the interval.
Wreaths for the Remembramce Sunday parade on November 10, are to be collected from the back of the Ex-Servicemen’s club by 9.45am.
The parade will form up at 10.15am and anyone taking part in the parade is asked to be on the Market Place by 10am.
The parade will march to St John’s church in Buxton Road, led by Ashbourne Town Band and, after the church service, the parade will reform to march to the Memorial Gates and then to the Market Place for dismissal.
There will also be a short service at the Memorial Gates at 11am on Monday, November 11.