Remembrance Sunday


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Join us at events organised by the Royal British Legion across the borough to remember all those who have lost their lives in conflict.

Waltham Forest civic service of remembrance Sunday 12 November 2017

A parade of local organisations and members of the Walthamstow branch of the Royal British Legion will march from the William Morris Gallery, Lloyd Park to the Town Hall at approximately 10.25am. If you wish to join the parade, please assemble at the William Morris Gallery by no later than 10.00am.

If you are unable to join the parade, guests are asked to be at the War Memorial, Town Hall complex, no later than 10.40am.

In the event of inclement weather, the parade will go ahead and arrangements have been made for the Service to be held in the Walthamstow Assembly Hall.


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William Morris Gallery 
Lloyd Park, Forest Road,
E17 4PP

War Memorial at Waltham Forest Town Hall
Forest Road,
E17 4JF

Chingford Fire Station
34 The Ridgeway,
E4 6PP

Coronation Gardens
13 Buckingham Road,
E10 5NG

Harrow Green Memorial
High Rd Leytonstone,
E11 4JU



Assemble at the front of Chingford Fire Station from 10:00am. Parade departs at approximately 10:40am to march to the War Memorial at the junction of King’s Head Hill where a short service is carried out, followed by two minutes’ silence and laying of wreaths. A church service follows in the Church of SS Peter and Paul.

Leyton (Coronation Gardens)

Parade gathers at the Buckingham Road gates to Coronation Gardens at 9:30am. Service finishes at 10:15am and wreaths are laid during the service. The parade continues to St Mary’s Parish Church for a service commencing at approximately 10:30am.

Leytonstone (Harrow Green Memorial)

The service commences at 10:30am at the Harrow Green Memorial on the High Road.