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Remembrance Sunday

The next Remembrance Sunday will be held in Centenary Square on Sunday 9th November 2014

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

Please see official programme attached below.

Brief overview of the 2014 programme

  • 10.00am - The Salvation Army 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 out of 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

Broad Street from Paradise Circus to Sheepcote Street, 09.30am -12.00noon.

Cambridge Street from Brindley Drive to the island at the rear of the Repertory Theatre, 7.00am - 12.30pm.

First part of Cambridge Street to Brindley Drive. 11.20 - 11.50 am.

Postal Address Lord Mayor's Office
Council House
Victoria Square
Birmingham
West Midlands
UK
B1 1BB
Email Address
Telephone (0121) 303 2040
Fax Number (0121) 303 4809