WW1 Remembrance Weekend

Remembrance Weekend Events

poppiesGoldhanger will be commemorating the centenary of World War 1 with three events.

Concert in St Peters Church

7.30 pm on Friday 7th November

The Jubilee Choir will perform a selection of well known Great War songs.

Presentation in the Village Hall

7.30 pm on Saturday 8th November

Members of the History Group will present the story of Goldhanger’s involvement in the Great War as recorded in the Parish Magazines of the day and elsewhere, with special emphasis on the nineteen local men who gave their lives in the service of their country.

Remembrance Day Service & Dedication of the new War Memorial plaque

9.30 am service, dedication 10:30-10:45 am on Sunday 9th November

Following the morning service, the usual short ceremony will take place around the memorial and the wreaths will be laid. However, on this special anniversary the new plaque will be unveiled.

You can see the full timetable of events here.