Merton Council services of remembrance

Remembrance services in Merton will be held on Friday 10 and Sunday 12 November.

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Friday 10 November services will be held in the following locations:

Venue: Civic Centre, London Road, Morden

Time: 10.50am

Attended by: The Deputy Mayor of Merton, Councillor Judy Saunders, and civic representatives.

 

Venue: Mitcham War Memorial, Lower Green West

Time: 10.50am

Attended by: The Mayor of Merton, Councillor Marsie Skeete, and civic representatives.

 

Remembrance Sunday services will be held in the following locations:

Venue: Nelson Health Centre, Kingston Road, Wimbledon, SW20 8DA

Time: 9am

Attended by: Attended by the Mayor of Merton, Councillor Marsie Skeete, civic representatives and the Royal British Legion.

 

Venue: Wimbledon War Memorial, Wimbledon Village

Time: 10.40am

Attended by: Attended by the Mayor of Merton, Councillor Marsie Skeete, Deputy Lieutenant, Clare Whelan OBE, civic representatives, members of the Wimbledon Branch of the Royal British Legion and the 210 Transport Squadron.

 

Venue: Mitcham War Memorial, Lower Green West

Time: 10.40am

Attended by: Attended by the Deputy Mayor of Merton, Councillor Judy Saunders, civic representatives and members of the Mitcham branch of the Royal British Legion.

The parade assembles outside the British Legion Hall, in St Mark’s Road, Mitcham.

The Mayor of Merton, Councillor Marsie Skeete said: “This is a time when residents will come together and pay tribute to the millions of men and women who have lost their lives or been injured since the First World War. We will also remember the dedication and bravery of those who are currently serving in our Armed Forces. I encourage everyone who can make it to attend the service closest to them.”

For more information visit the remembrance page.