Remembrance Day

Picture courtesy of the British Legion

The Mayor, Councillor Arvind Singh Dhaliwal will be leading the annual Act of Remembrance on Sunday, 13 November, which will commence in the Town Square and conclude at the War Memorial at St. Mary’s Church, Church Street, Slough.

The timetable for the morning:

  • 10.45am - Assemble in the Town Square, High Street, Slough
  • 10.53am - Temporary Altar created with drums
  • 10.56am - March On of Standards
  • 10.57am - Drum Head Service commences
  • 11.00am - The Act of Remembrance – two minutes silence
  • 11.05am - Process to St Mary’s Church, Church Street, Slough
  • 11.15am - Procession arrives at St Mary’s Church
  • 11.25am - Civic Service of Remembrance commences
  • 12 noon (approximately) - Wreath Laying Ceremony commences

In the event of inclement weather (pouring rain), there will be no activities in the Town Square and the Service will commence at 10.50am at St Mary’s Church. Attendees should be seated by 10.45am at the latest. The Wreath Laying Ceremony at the War Memorial will take place whatever the weather conditions.

All are welcome to attend. For more information on the 2016 Act of Remembrance, please contact the Mayor’s Office on 01753 875001 or email mayor@slough.gov.uk.