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Remembrance Sunday

The next Remembrance Sunday will be held in Centenary Square on Sunday 8th November 2015

A History of Remembrance Sunday is attached at the foot of this page.

The 2015 Service is attached below..

Brief overview of the 2015 programme

  • 10.00am - The Salvation Army Band and the West Midlands Fire Service Pipe Band commences to play on Centenary Square.
  • 10.20am - Uniformed contingents march on.
  • 10.40am - Standards and Association March on.
  • 10.50am - The Lord Mayor's party will process from the ICC.
  • 10.55 am - Service commences as follows:
    Introduction
    Act of Remembrance
    Act of Commemoration
    Bugler - The Last Post
    11.00am - Volley rifle fire by soldiers from 37 Signal Regiment.
    Two Minutes Silence
  • 11.02am - Volley of rifle fire by soldiers from 37 Signal Regiment.
    Bugler - Reveille
    Hymn - O God our Help in Ages Past
    Act of Commitment
    The Lord's Prayer
    Blessing
    Wreath Laying
    March Past
    Conclusion

Traffic Restrictions

9.30am – midday, Broad Street (Paradise Circus to Sheepcote Street)

11.20am – midday, Cambridge Street (Paradise Circus to Civic Close).


Postal Address Lord Mayor's Office
Council House
Victoria Square
Birmingham
West Midlands
UK
B1 1BB
Email Address
Telephone (0121) 303 2040