Seaford Town Council was pleased to be able to continue to host a Veterans and Armed Forces Day, virtually and within Covid-19 guidance. We have received an update showing the carefully designed poster for the event. Although the Covid-19 restrictions meant that disappointingly a physical event could not take place […]
Peacehaven remember with pride Armed Forces Day Mayor Claude Cheta raises the flag as in our previous post. Thank-you Peacehaven for commemorating our special heroes, past and present. We are pleased to report Councillor Cheta will remain Mayor for the foreseeable future until the pandemic allows a situation when elections […]
Here is a follow up to our earlier post about Armed Forces Day. An unpublicised small commemoration was held in Seaford earlier to-day Saturday 27th June. The Seahaven Branch, The Royal Society of St George together with Seaford Town Council held a small commemorative service at the Seaford War Memorial […]
A county-wide youth group has been congratulated by an armed forces champion for gaining royal endorsement as it receives the highest award given to local volunteers groups. As the elected Armed Forces Champion for Lewes District Council, Cllr Sharon Davy( pictured) has joined the organisation’s Commandant, Colonel David Steele, in congratulating […]
Sunday 7th July. 5.30pm to 9.15pm, performance starts at 7pm. Beating Retreat with the Band of the Princess of Wales’s Royal Regiment and The Pipes and Drums of the London Scottish Regiment. The ABF – The Soldiers Charity is the National Charity of the British Army. It supports soldiers, veterans, […]
In case you missed the occasion it was decided that the Veterans Armed Forces Day Parade should march through the town this year resulting in a true spectacle to behold! Onlookers were totally impressed, especially with the Surrey and Sussex Band leading colourfully and tunefully; Standards held proudly aloft followed […]
11.00OPENING CEREMONY11.10‘POP UPS’ SINGERS 11.30MARSHAL CALLS PARADE 12.00PARADE ASSEMBLES (PLACE LANE) 12.15SALUTING PARTY ASSEMBLE MARTELLO TOWER 12.30MARCH PAST12.45INSPECTION OF THE PARADE 13.00PARADE DISMISSED/SPEECHES 13:10Sussex and Surrey Drum & Bugle Corp 13.40Tug of War 14:00CLOSEWith grateful thanks to the organising committee.
Veterans and Armed Forces Day for the District of Lewes and surrounding towns and villages is being arranged for Saturday 29th June at the Martello Fields, Seaford. The organisers, a joint committee consisting of the Seahaven Branch, The Royal Society of St George, Seaford Town Council and the Seaford Branch […]