ARMISTICE DAY THURSDAY 11 NOVEMBER

All are invited to attend at the War Memorial, Castle Gardens on 11 November at 11am for a two minute silence and placing of tributes.

THE ANNUAL REMEMBRANCE DAY SERVICE 14 NOVEMBER 2021 AT 10.50AM

War Memorial in Castle Gardens, Bishop’s Stortford.

All are invited to attend and place tributes during the service.

Servicemen, veterans and local uniformed organisations are invited to participate in the parade. Assemble at 10am at the Link Road car park (CM23 2BA). The parade departs at 10.40am and marches to the War Memorial arriving prior to the service.

There will be multiple road and car park closures to allow the parade to pass, please expect delays.

A road closure will be in effect from 10.30am – 11.30am on 14 November 2021 for the Remembrance Parade. Ingress and egress from the car parks below will be impossible between 10.30am – 11.30am.

Charringtons,CM23 2ER,

Causeway , CM23 2EN

Link Road , CM23 2BA,

Jackson Square, CM23 3XQ

COVID 19 RESPONSE      

Historically the Remembrance Sunday Service has attracted large numbers of attendants.   Conscious of the possible risks from Coronavirus, the service has been re-orientated to allow for the maximum space the attendants.  Tickets will not be required to attend the event and therefore we cannot guarantee how dense the crowds may be the day.  This being the case please consider whether you would be comfortable in a crowd, should there be one. We encourage you to be mindful of others and keep your distance.  The Town Council may its absolute discretion on the day limit capacity should it be deemed necessary.

Please do not attend if you are showing any symptoms of Covid-19, if you have travelled abroad and need to isolate upon your return or you have been contacted by NHS Test and Trace. Although not legally obligated to do so you may wear your face covering or face mask. Please scan the QR code to support the NHS Test and Trace.

Bishop’s Stortford Remembrance Parade and Service are organised by Bishop’s Stortford Town Council in partnership with Bishop’s Stortford Royal British Legion.                              

Contact remembrance@bishopsstortfordtc.gov.uk or call 01279 715000 for more information

Picture of Remembrance memorial