We will remember: Services of Remembrance this weekend

Remembrance Day at Mirfield
Remembrance Day at Mirfield

North Kirklees will fall silent on Sunday to remember the Fallen.

Sunday, November 8, is the closest to Armistice Day, November 11, and will be a time to pay our respects to those who served for their country and paid the ultimate sacrifice.

Sunday’s services :

lBatley, the procession will assemble at Batley Market Place at 10.15am for march off at 10.35am to Batley War Memorial Gardens for service at 10.55am.

lBirstall - assemble 1.45pm at Carr Street/Market Street corner to set off at 2pm for service at St Peter’s Church at 2.20pm where wreaths will be laid at war memorial at approximately 3pm.

lDewsbury - meet at Dewsbury Town Hall at 10am setting off at 10.10am to Dewsbury Minster for service at 10.30am. Re-form at 11.45am and parade to Crow Nest Park for service and wreath laying at the War Memorial at 12.45 pm.

lEast Bierley and Birkenshaw - a short dedication of Birkenshaw War Memorial in St Paul’s Church at 9.30am. The parade musters in front of the Community Hall setting off at 10.10 am through Birkenshaw,

lHeckmondwike - meet at 11.45 am around the War Memorial in Green Park, for a service at noon.

lMirfield - meet at 1.30pm in Lowlands Road set off at 2pm pm for Service and wreath laying at War Memorial in Ings Grove Park.

lSpenborough - meet at town hall at 2.15pm. Parade to set off at 2.30pm to Memorial Park to lay wreaths. Parade to St John’s, service at 3pm.