Remembrance events 2014

Below are details of the events being held at the city's memorials in October and November 2014. 

Council representatives including the mayor, chief executive and councillors will be attending the services.

There will be some road closures and bus diversions due to the services on Sunday 9 November.

You can find out more about events and projects to commemorate World War One on Visit Brighton website.

Saturday 25 October 2014

Launch of the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal at 11am

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Lewes Road
Brighton East Sussex

Sunday 26 October 2014

Act of Remembrance World War II Memorial at 2pm

wreath laying ceremony will take place at Bear Road Cemetery, Brighton, BN2 4DA.

​​Thursday 6 November 2014

Blessing in the Garden of Remembrance War Memorial at 11am (please assemble by 10.50am)

A short service will be held at the War Memorial at Old Steine, Brighton.

Sunday 9 November 2014

The Royal Sussex Regimental Association Remembrance Service & The Royal Sussex Regiment Memorial at 9am (please assemble by 8.55am)

The short service will be held at Regency Square, Brighton, BN1 2FG.

Brighton Parade and Service War Memorial at 11am (please assemble by 10.55am)

A parade will depart from Madeira Drive towards the Old Steine War Memorial for a Service and Wreath Laying Ceremony

Easthill Park Memorial at 11am

A wreath laying ceremony will take place at 11am at the Easthill Park Memorial, Manor Road, Portslade, BN41 2FA. Please assemble by 10.55 am. 

Hove Cemetery Memorial  at 11am

A short wreath-laying ceremony will take place first at the North Gate Memorial at 11am followed by the same ceremony at the South Gate Memorial at Hove Cemetery, Old Shoreham Road, Hove, BN3 7EF

Parade to Hove War Memorial 2.10pm, followed by a service at 3pm

A parade will leave Hove Town Hall at 2.10pm and proceed to the War Memorial, Grand Avenue, Hove, for a wreath-laying ceremony. From there the parade will process to All Saints Church for a full Service of Remembrance starting at 3pm. You can go directly to the Church for the Service if you are unable, or do not wish to take part in the parade.

Brighton & Hove Branch of the Association of Jewish Ex-Servicemen & Women’s Service at 4.25pm

A service will be held at Brighton & Hove Reform Synagogue, Palmeira Avenue, Hove, BN3 3GE

Tuesday 11 November 2014

Two Minutes' Silence at Hove War Memorial and the Old Steine at 11am

A two-minute silence will be observed at the Hove War Memorial on Grand Avenue, Hove and The War Memorial on the Old Steine, Brighton.