NEVER FORGOTTEN: Guide to Remembrance services
REMEMBRANCE Sunday parades and services scheduled to take place on Sunday, November 9, in the borough. Eastcote A parade will move off from Abbotsbury Gardens, Eastcote at 10.40am and proceed along Field End Road to the Eastcote war memorial, near the junction with Deane Croft Road, for a service which will end at approximately 11.20am. The parade will return along Field End Road, passing the saluting dais, to Abbotsbury Gardens from where it will be dismissed.
The Mayor of Hillingdon, Councillor Catherine Dann, will attend the ceremony. Harefield A service will be held at 3pm at the war memorial on The Green. Harlington A parade will move off at 10.15am from the 1st Harlington Scout headquarters, High Street, for a service at St Peter and St Paul’s Church, followed by a short service at the war memorial in the churchyard. Hayes A parade will assemble in Barra Hall Park, off Church Road, at 9am, close to the band stand. It will move off at 9.15am for a service of remembrance in St Mary’s Church, Church Road.
The service will commence at 9.45am, followed by a short act of remembrance at the war memorial at the corner of the churchyard at 11am.
There will be a service of remembrance at the Church of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, Botwell Lane, at 10am. Hillingdon A parade will march off from Hillingdon fire station, Uxbridge Road, at 10.30am to attend a short service and wreath laying at the war memorial in the church yard of St John’s Baptist Church, Hillingdon Hill at 10.50am.
There will be an act of remembrance at the memorial at 11am, followed by a church service.
Northwood A parade will meet at the Northwood war memorial in Green Lane at 10.30am, then a service of remembrance will be conducted at 10.45am. Ruislip At 10.25am a parade will march off from the bus station outside Ruislip station to arrive for a 10.45am service of remembrance at the war memorial at the Manor Farm complex in Bury Street. The service will be conducted by The Rt Rev Pete Broadbent, Bishop of Willesden.
There will also be a 30-minute service at the Polish War Memorial in West End Road starting 10.30am. Uxbridge There will be an all-age, civic parade service at St Margaret’s Church, Windsor Street at 9.30am followed by a parade and act of remembrance at 10.50am at the Uxbridge Peace Memorial on Mahjacks Roundabout. West Drayton/Yiewsley A parade will assemble outside West Drayton library in Station Road at 10am and march through High Street to St Matthew’s Church, High Street, Yiewsley, for a 10.30am service followed by laying an act of remembrance at the war memorial in the church gardens at 11am.