Remembrance Sunday 11 November 2018

Local Services

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Coatbridge

The Service will be held at the War Memorial, Blair Road, Coatbridge, on Sunday, 11 November 2018 at 10.45 am.

The parade will leave the car park at the Time Capsule around 10.20 am.

Motherwell

The Service will be held at the Cenotaph, Duchess of Hamilton Park, Motherwell, on Sunday, 11 November 2018 at 3.00pm.

The parade will leave the car park at Motherwell United Services Club around 2.30 pm.

WISHAW

The Service will be at the Cenotaph, Belhaven Park, at 1.00pm.

BELLSHILL

The Service will be at the Cenotaph at Main Street. The Parade will assemble within the Bellshill Army Cadet Compound, Noble Road at 10.00am to move off at 10.15 am.

CUMBERNAULD

By invitation from the Royal British Legion Scotland, the Remembrance Sunday Service is at Cumbernauld Village Cenotaph commencing at 10:45am and, thereafter, there will be a Church Service in the Village Church.

KILSYTH

At the invitation of the Royal British Legion Scotland and Kilsyth and District Churches, the Remembrance Sunday Service will be held at the War Memorial, Burngreen Park, Kilsyth commencing at 10:50am. The Parade will muster at Kilsyth Primary School Playground at 10.15am to march off to the Cenotaph at 10:40am for the Service of Remembrance. 

Other War Memorials where wreaths are likely to be laid:

  • Airdrie
  • Banton
  • King George V Park, Wishaw
  • Bothwellhaugh
  • Morningside
  • Chapelhall
  • Muirhead
  • Cleland
  • New Monkland Church
  • Condorrat
  • New Stevenston
  • Craigneuk
  • Newarthill
  • Glenboig
  • Glenmavis
  • Greengairs
  • Harthill
  • Holytown
  • Newmains
  • Salsburgh
  • Shotts
  • Stepps
  • Gartcosh

A Nation's Tribute

A Nationwide Day of Commemorative Events marking the Centenary of the end of the First World War and paying tribute to the millions killed or wounded in battle.

06.00: Battle's O'er

Pipers across the United Kingdom and countries around the world commence the day's commemorations with the traditional Scottish lament played at the end of battle - Battle's O'er.

Local Piper events will be taking place at Kilsyth, Airdrie, Coatbridge and Motherwell war memorials.

Other national events which may be taking place:

18.55: The Last Post

Individual Buglers sound this historic tribute at WW1 Beacons of Light locations across the Nation and UK Overseas Territories.

19.00: WW1 Beacons of Light

Over 1000 Beacons of Light symbolising an end to the darkness of war and a return to the light of peace.

19.05: Ringing Out for Peace

Cathedrals and churches will ring out their bells across the nation, and beyond, in celebration of Peace.

19.05: A Cry for Peace around the World

Town Criers throughout the United Kingdom and other countries around the World join together in an International Cry for Peace around the World

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