Once again, the time has come to pay our annual homage to our comrades who gave their lives so that we may live in peace.
The Rugeley Schools Service Thursday 11th November 2021
The short service at the cenotaph will be held for the laying of the Royal British Legion wreath and for pupils from all the schools of Rugeley to read out the names of the fallen.
The times for Thursday 11 November are:
10.45 hrs meet at the cenotaph, Anson Street, Rugeley
10.55 hrs all to form around the cenotaph
10.59 hrs Legion sentence.
11.00 hrs 2 minutes silence to be observed
11.02 Laying of the wreath
The reading out of the names of the fallen
Prayers, blessing and dismissal
Remembrance Sunday Service 14 November 2021:
There will be a church service at 09.15hrs in St Augustine Church, Station Road, Rugeley, to which all are welcome. Standards will form up at 09.00hrs outside the main entrance ready to carry in to the church. The church service will finish approximately at 10.20hrs.
Those taking part in the parade will move to the Mansfield House Club / Aldi car park, 40 Market Street, under the direction of the parade marshals, the parade will form up at 10.30hrs.
The parade will march off at 10.45hrs and march down Market street to Market Square to the cenotaph on Anson Street. The service at the cenotaph will commence at 10.58hrs.
When the service at the cenotaph finishes, the parade will then march from the Cenotaph through Market Square to Bow Street and the parade will then finish at Olly’s Bar.