Remembrance Day

Picture courtesy of the British Legion

The Mayor, Councillor Ishrat Shah lead the annual Act of Remembrance on Sunday, 12 November 2017 which commenced in the Town Square and concluded at the War Memorial at St. Mary’s Church, Church Street, Slough.

The timetable for the morning was:

10.45am Assemble in the Town Square, High Street, Slough

10.53am Temporary Altar created with drums

10.56am March On of Standards

10.57am Drum Head Service commences

11.00am The Act of Remembrance – Two minutes silence.

11.05am Process to St Mary’s Church, Church Street, Slough

11.15am Procession arrives at St Mary’s Church

11.25am Civic Service of Remembrance commences

12 noon (approx) Wreath Laying Ceremony commences.

In the event of inclement weather (pouring rain), there will be no activities in the Town Square and the Service will commence at 10.50am at St Mary’s Church. Attendees should be seated by 10.45am at the latest. The Wreath Laying Ceremony at the War Memorial will take place whatever the weather conditions.

All are welcome to attend. For more information contact the Mayor’s Office on 01753 875001 or email