Tag: Remembrance Sunday

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“Knit and Natter”- The Swinton community who are handcrafting a poppy display

 © Ad Meskens / Wikimedia Commons CC BY-SA 4.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0> A community centre in Swinton is unveiling a display of […]

“My Grandfather was killed in 1917 in Belgium” – Salford veterans remember friends and family in run-up to Remembrance Sunday

“My Grandfather was killed in 1917 in Belgium” – Salford veterans remember friends and family in run-up to Remembrance Sunday

Janice Coxon still recalls the effects of her grandfathers death, killed in Belgium in the First World War: “It had […]

Salford Poppy Trail. Permission given by Vicki Tyrer.

“It brings the community together for all those that have lost loved ones” – Salford church hosts Walkden Poppy Trail for Remembrance Day

Friends of St. Mary’s Park in Walkden are hosting a Poppy Trail this Saturday at 11am. The drop-in session will […]

Broughton house memorial service. Image sent by Broughton House in press email

Indoor memorial at Broughton House for lockdown remembrance ceremony

Residents of Broughton House Veteran Care Village in Salford will lay wreaths at a specially-erected indoor memorial as they mark […]

Remembrance Day at the War Memorial at Albert Bentley Place - Image: Kelly Nguyen

“Different but no less heartfelt”: Salford Council urges people to mark Remembrance Day at home

Salford residents are being asked to make a sacrifice and mark Remembrance Day at home. This year the world has […]

Manchester pays respect to fallen soldiers in Remembrance Sunday service

THOUSANDS of people came together this Remembrance Sunday to pay their respects to those who have died in conflict. Remembrance […]