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Remembrance Day 2017

Poppy wreaths on war memorial

#Kingston Remembers. Join the Mayor, Deputy Mayor and other civic dignitaries at services across the borough on Sunday 12 November.

Event details for the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames

New Malden, 9.30am - the service and wreath laying will take part at the War Memorial. In the event of wet weather, the service will be held inside the Methodist Church.

Kingston, 10.45am - the service and wreath laying will take place at the War Memorial. The Remembrance Day commemorations include a March Past, from the Ancient Market Place to the Guildhall at approximately 12 noon.

Surbiton, 10.45am - the service and wreath laying will take place at the War Memorial on Ewell Road. The parade will march from the Surbiton British Legion, along Hollyfield Road onto the Ewell Road, and up to the War Memorial for the service itself. It will commence its return at approximately 11.30am, back down the Ewell Road, past Surbiton Hill Methodist Church, back to Hollyfield Road.

Chessingston, 10.45am - the service and wreath laying will take place at the War Memorial at the Royal British Legion HQ on Church Lane. A service at the Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin, Church Lane follows at 11.15am.

Residents can help show the nation that Kingston remembers by posting photos from the borough's remembrance events, formal or informal, on social media using the hashtag #KingstonRemembers.  

Photos from Kingston's 2016 commemorations

Remembrance Sunday (13 November 2016)