Routes Armistice Parades

Remembrance Day

Sunday 12th November 2017

Rassau and Beaufort 
 
Remembrance Day Parade and Service for the Rassau & Beaufort area will be held on Sunday, 12th November 2017.
 
The Parade will meet at approx. 1:30pm in the Beaufort Ballroom, then proceed via the main entrance of the Beaufort Theatre, onto Beaufort Rise, down Beaufort Hill and into the Cenotaph where the Service of Remembrance will commence at approximately 1:55pm.
 
After the Service, the parade will re-form and march back up Beaufort Rise to the Beaufort Theatre where refreshments will be available, before being dismissed.
 
Ebbw Vale
 
The Parade will assemble in Bethcar Street near Wetherspoons, Ebbw Vale, at 10.15 am, and at 10.30 am will proceed via Market Street and Libanus Road to the War Memorial for the Service of Remembrance, which will commence at 10.50 am.
 
After the Service, the parade will re-form and march back up Libanus Road with the salute being taken in Market Street before being dismissed.
 
Following dismissal of the parade, refreshments for Youth Organisations will be distributed, by representatives of Penuel Scouts, from the Learning Action Centre on Market Street.
 
Brynmawr
 
Remembrance Day Parade and Service will be held in Brynmawr on Sunday, 12th November 2017, assembling at 10.15am outside the Legion Club at the top of Beaufort Street and will set off at approximately 10.25am, via King Street, Somerset Street, Bailey Street and onto Alma Street, to disband and reassemble within the Market Hall Cinema in readiness for the “Two Minutes Silence” at 11.00am followed by a Service of Remembrance.

The Parade will once again reform at approximately 11.40am on Alma Street to march to the Cenotaph on Market Square for the laying of wreaths, once complete the Parade will return to the Legion Club via Beaufort Street.

Refreshments will be provided at the Legion Club Brynmawr.

Nantyglo and Blaina
 
Remembrance Day Parade and Service to be held in the Nantyglo and Blaina area on Sunday, 12th November 2017, commencing at 2.10 pm from Garn Cross, Nantyglo, proceeding to the War Memorial, Central Park, Blaina for a Service of Remembrance at 2.45 pm.
 
Following the Service, the parade will re-form and march to the Institute/Library, High Street, Blaina, the salute will be taken at the Old Council District Offices, with the Parade being dismissed outside Blaina Institute/Library Building.
 
Following completion of the Service and Parade, refreshments will be available in Nantyglo Rugby Club. 
 
I would further inform you that transport will be provided for Parade attendees in the Blaina area, which will leave Blaina Institute at 2:00p.m, for Garn Cross, for the commencement of the Parade. Once the parade has been dismissed outside Blaina Institute/Library, transport will be provided to take parade attendees to Nantyglo Rugby Club, with transport also provided to return parade attendees to Blaina at approximately 6:00pm. 
 
Tredegar
 
Remembrance Day Parade will be held in Tredegar on Sunday 12th November 2017. Arrive at St George's Church at 9.45am for service, assemble outside St George's Church at 10.30am, march to cenotaph at Bedwellty Park for service and laying of wreaths commencing at 10.50am. Two Minutes Silence at 11.00am.

Abertillery
 
Remembrance Day Parade and Service will be held in Abertillery on Sunday, 12th November 2017. Assemble at 10.15am at the top end of Church Street, march off at 10.30am, arrive at war memorial at 10.45am, and then reassemble at 11.15am for the march to the Salvation Army Citadel for church Service.
 
LLanhilleth
 
Sunday 12th November 2017. Assemble at 10.15am at Saint Mark’s Church, march off at 10.30am for service at war memorial, Llanhilleth Institute at 10.45am.
 
Bournville
 
Sunday 12th November 2017. Assemble at Community Hall at 3.00pm Wreaths will be laid at the war memorial.