Remembrance services in Nottingham

Full details of Remembrance Day events in Old Market Square and Victoria Embankment. 

Victoria Embankment

Nottingham City Council welcomes all to a Service of Remembrance and Thanksgiving, on the centenary of the Armistice.

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From 11 am, the War Memorial, Victoria Embankment on Sunday 11 November 2018.

The traditional two minutes silence and wreath laying will take place at 11 am.

Battle’s Over – A Nation’s Tribute

From 6.30pm on Sunday 11 November

To conclude a day of national commemorations on Armistice Day, beacons will be lit in cities, towns and villages the length and breadth of the UK and beyond. Nottingham’s beacon will be placed in front of the imposing 1927 war memorial.

This family-friendly event will include sound and lightscapes, poetry and music in a moving tribute to Nottingham and Nottinghamshire’s 14,000 men and women who lost their lives.

The Nottingham beacon will be lit at 7 pm, following which church bells will ring out as they did on this night, 100 years ago.

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Old Market Square

11 am on Sunday 11 November

The South Notts Hussars will march from St Mary’s Church to the Old Market Square – join them at the steps of the Council House for the two-minute silence at 11 am on Sunday 11 November.