Selected Rememberance Sunday events

Posted on 10/Nov/2018 Under Uncategorised

A number of local affiliated societies are hosting events this weekend to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War One. A selection of these are highlighted below:

WW1 Memorial event – Saturday 10 November from 3pm, Owlerton Memorial Hall, Forbes Road, Walkley. Live music from WW1, poetry readings, stories of local soldiers, refreshments. Free entry.

Sheffield’s Great War – Sunday 11 November 2018, Sheffield City Hall (Memorial Hall)Talks by six speakers on aspects of Sheffield and the First World War – industry, hospitals, rural Sheffield, women’s work, Zeppelin raids and the Sheffield Pals.

Of course these are not the only events, and many villages, towns and cities across our region will have their own services, parades and other events in line with Remembrance Sunday.