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   COMMEMORATION SERVICE & FESTIVAL OF REMEMBRANCE    November 11, 2018

COMMEMORATION SERVICE &

FESTIVAL OF REMEMBRANCE

11 November 2018 Eastwick

Gathering at 10.45am to remember the Fallen of Gilston and Eastwick in two World Wars

Field of Remembrance & planting of crosses

Service of Remembrance – Two-Minute Silence

Afterwards

  • Hot Drinks, Buns & Cake in Eastwick Church
  • Make a Poppy - Prizes for the Fastest Times
  • Exhibition on Commonwealth War Cemeteries
  • Explore the Churchyard to find War Graves
  • WWI Tribute - drama presentation in memory of Lionel Bowlby (approx. 25 minutes)
  • Trench Lunch - Hot Sausage Rolls & Soup

Evening:

Gathering at Gilston Church at 5.30pm for a short

Service of Thanksgiving

  • Spit Roast Supper 6pm
  • Fireworks 6.45pm
  • National Lighting of Commemorative Beacon 7pm
  • National Bell Ringing at 7.05pm
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