ANZAC Day Services outside of London

ANZAC Day Services outside of London

Details for 2018 Anzac Services taking place outside of London will be updated on this page as details are received from the various organisers and Parishes.


(Listed alphabetically)

ABERDEEN, SCOTLAND

Date:  Saturday 21 April 2018 
Time:  1100 
Location:  St Machar’s Cathedral, 18 The Chanonry, Aberdeen  AB24 1RQ 
Further information contact:  Alan Fenwick, E-mail: fenwick33h@btinternet.com


ARBROATH, ABERDEENSHIRE, SCOTLAND

Date: Sunday 22 April 2018 
Time: 1115 for 1130 
Location: War Memorial in the Arbroath Western Cemetery, Forfar Road, Arbroath, DD11 3RA 
Contact: Angus Robertson, NZ Society Scotland, E-mail: angusnzscot11@btinternet.com

The New Zealand Society Scotland’s and the Arbroath Branch of the Royal British Legion’s (Scotland) 20th Anzac Day Ceremony. The service is followed by refreshments in the RBL (Scotland) Club at 8 Helen Street, Arbroath, DD11 3AP.


CHEVINGTON, near NEWCASTLE

Date: Sunday 22 April 2018 
Time: 1400 
Location: Chevington Cemetery, Northumberland NE61 
Contact: Sydney Graham Ceremonial Officer, RAF Association, E-mail: sydneygraham804@gmail.com

The Newcastle and Gateshead Branch of The RAF Association hold an annual Anzac Remembrance Ceremony at Chevington Cemetery. 2018 is the RAF’s Centenary.


GLENAVY, COUNTY ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND

Date: Sunday 22 April 2018 
Time: 1430 
Location: The Ballance House, 118a Lisburn Road, Glenavy, County Atrim 
Contact: Col David Twigg, E-mail: davidtwigg333@gmail.com 
Further information: Anzac Day, The Ballance House - Facebook (external link) 

The Ulster-New Zealand Trust’s Anzac commemoration service is an interdenominational service. The Rt Revd and Rt Hon Lord Eames will give the address. The service is held outside so please dress accordingly. The service is followed by light refreshments and Mrs Hilary Bracefield will give a presentation on the songs of the New Zealand Division during WWII.


ST ALBANS, HERTFORDSHIRE

Date: Sunday 15 April 2018 
Time: 1500 
Location: Hatfield Road Cemetery, Hatfield Road, St Albans AL1 4JP 
Contact: Church Administrator, E-mail: helen@stpauls-stalbans.org
Tel: 01727 846281

Please Note: This year will be the last Anzac service held by St Paul’s Church. The Parade meets at the cemetery gates in Hatfield Road at 1445 and marches down to the War Memorial for a short service followed by the laying of wreaths. Light refreshments are offered following the service at St Paul’s Church, Blandford Road (opposite the Cemetery).


WALTON-ON-THAMES, SURREY

Date: Sunday 22 April 2018 
Time: 1830 
Location: St Mary's Church, Church Street, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey KT12 2QS 
Further information: www.waltonparish.org.uk (external link)

St Mary’s and St John’s have held a service an Anzac Service at St Mary's Church since 1920 to remember the 27,000 New Zealand soldiers who were treated at the Mount Felix Hospital during the First World War. There is a welcoming Parade outside the church at 1815 with the Anzac Service in the Church at 1830. The service will be followed by wreath-laying at the Memorial in the Cemetery.


WEYMOUTH, DORSET

Date: Wednesday 25 April 2018 
Time: 1100 
Location: Anzac Memorial, Weymouth Promenade, Weymouth Pavilion Theatre, Weymouth, Dorset DT4 8ED (Memorial opposite the Russell Hotel) 
Contact: Charlotte Sheppard, Events Manager, Weymouth & Portland Borough Council, E-mail: Csheppard@dorset.gov.uk Tel: 01305 838512

Anzac Day service led by the Mayor’s Chaplain at the Anzac Memorial, on Weymouth Esplanade adjacent to the Russell Hotel (which was used as a hospital for Australian servicemen during the First World War). The memorial commemorates Australian and New Zealand servicemen who passed through camps and hospitals in Dorset during the First World War. All are welcome at the service. 

Attend Contact

Time & Date

Wednesday, 25 April 2018, 06:00 AM - Wednesday, 25 April 2018, 05:00 PM

Location

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