VJ Day 75 - Virtual Ceremony
Time & Location
About the Event
At 6am on the 15th August 2020 outside St. Peter’s on the Market Hill, Tricia Drawbridge the Town Piper will play Battle’s O’er to officially start this special anniversary day.
Official ceremony starts at 11am, order of ceremony:
Welcome Prayers led by Rev Canon Cheryl Collins
The Town Mayor, Councillor Jack Owen
Reading of names listed on the WWII Memorial:
Rev Canon Cheryl Collins & Royal British Legion Officer Exhortation – Royal British Legion Officer
Last Post ~ Silence ~ Revellie Kohima
Royal British Legion Officer Wreaths to be laid by The Town Mayor & Royal British Legion Officer accompanied by Tricia Drawbridge, Town Piper Closing Prayers National Anthem
With thanks to Councillor Steve Hall for filming our VJ Day Ceremony.