Info: Lancaster, Morecambe and Carnforth Remembrance Sunday Services


November 05, 2019

Services will be held to mark Remembrance Sunday in Lancaster, Morecambe and Carnforth.

The Lancaster service will be held in the Garden of Remembrance, Lancaster Town Hall, this Sunday (November 10) starting at 10.30am.

This will be followed by a service in the Priory Church at 11.30am. There will be a parade and march-past leaving the church and ending at the town hall at around 12.50pm.

In Morecambe, a procession will form at the Platform, led by the Morecambe Band, to leave at around 10.40am for the Cenotaph on Marine Road where a service and two minutes silence will be held.

In Carnforth, the parade will leave the council offices on Market Street at approximately 10.30am and then proceed along North Road and New Street to the war memorial for a service at 11am.

To help people to pay their respects, Lancaster City Council has suspended parking charges on its Nelson Street and Moor Mills car parks in Lancaster and Bay Arena car park in Morecambe.

Morecambe Band will also be performing their annual Remembrance Concert at the Platform in Morecambe on Saturday, November 9 at 7.30pm. Proceeds will be donated to the British Legion Poppy Appeal, Burma Star Association and local ATC and Army and Navy cadets. Tickets cost £12 and it's free for accompanied children.

Tickets are available online at www.lancaster.gov.uk/platform, from Morecambe Visitor Information Centre or from the box office on the night.