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About: Those wishing to pay their respects to the fallen servicemen and women who gave their lives in past wars, will be able to attend the remembrance day service at Bath Abbey on Sunday 10th November. The city Mayor and members of the council will be joined by members of the Royal British Legion to remember those who sacrificed their freedom. The service will start at 3.00pm following the completion of the Royal British Legion remembrance parade.
Address: Bath, BA1 1LT
About: In honour of the brave servicemen and women who lost their lives fighting for the freedom of this country in wars throughout the ages, Bath Abbey will be staging a remembrance concert of Brahms ‘A German Requiem’ on Friday the 9th of November. The Abbey Girls and Lay-clerks will perform the heartfelt and moving Requiem to create a loving and memorable remembrance event in the heart of Bath. Between each of the seven movements, there will be a powerful and emotive reading by the Rector Guy Bridgewater and Jeremy Key-Pugh.
Address: Bath Abbey, Bath Abbey, Bath BA1 1LT
Price: £6 Children, £10 Adults
About: Chippenham will be hosting various events on Remembrance Sunday for those wishing to pay their respects to the fallen soldiers of wars past and present. A church service will be held at St. Andrews Church with a two-minute silence also taking place at the war memorial in the Market Place. Wreaths will be laid at the war memorial and a procession will then be led down the High Street and past the Town Hall. A two-minute silence will also be held outside the Town Hall on Monday 11th November.
About: Following on from the success of last years tournament, Hayesfield Girls’ School will be hosting a community dodgeball tournament with teams competing in a Round Robin style competition to be crowned victors. The cost of entry is £50 per team with lots of money being raised for the Poppy Appeal throughout the course of the afternoon. The tournament will start at 11:30am and teams must enter before the day.
Price: £50 per team