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Cannock Armed Forces memorial ride

The first annual Cannock Armed Forces memorial ride is set for Saturday 28th June 2014
Assembly begins at 08:00 at the car park National Memorial Arboretum at Alrewas, to ready to move off at 09:00, travelling to the Common Wealth War Cemetery Cannock Chase ETA 09:30. Where riders will have approximately 45 minutes to place a cross on a grave at the cemetery if they wish to do so, the ride will leave at 10:15 to arrive Cannock town centre cenotaph by 10:30.

The ride will receive the salute from dignitaries, invited guest and standard bearers as they arrive in the town. After parking bikes in the town centre, there will be a memorial service at Cannock cenotaph starting 10:45, order of service and hymn sheet will be provided, lay of wreaths at the cenotaph will form part of the service.

There will also be entertainment and a number of displays and fund raising stalls in the town centre throughout the day.

Cost of the ride will be £5 per bike this includes a windscreen patch. All profits raised will be split between.

Tickets are available here

Cannock Royal British Legion
Cannock Remembrance Celebration Committee
Royal Engineers Association
Staffordshire Regimental Association

Enquires visit phone Robert Taylor 07976648090


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