Saturday, 10 November 2012
Tomorrow is Remembrance Day and, appropriately, this year it's on a Sunday. This is what the Tameside website says about Remembrance Services in Hyde:
Parade will assemble in Greenfield Street at 2pm and proceed via Market Street, Union Street, Travis Street, Mount Street, Ridling Lane, Frank Street, Orchard Street, John Shepley Street, Mottram Road, Union Street, Travis Street, Reynold Street and Crook Street to Hyde Central Methodist Church for a Remembrance Service at 2.30pm. At the conclusion of the Service, the Parade will return to Hyde Town Hall via Crook Street, Union Street and Market Street for a Wreath Laying Ceremony at approximately 3.30pm. The Stalybridge Old Band will lead the Parade. At the conclusion of this event, wreaths will be laid at the Falklands Tree Memorial on Stockport Road.
NewtonParade will depart Rosemount Methodist Church at 10am and proceed to the War Memorial at the George & Dragon Square, Bennett Street for a short Service of Remembrance and Wreath Laying Ceremony commencing at 10.15am. Service to be conducted by the Rev’d Alan Bolton. At the conclusion of the Service the Parade will return to Rosemount Methodist Church via the same route to disperse. The St John’s (Mossley) Band will lead the Parade.
A procession will assemble at the Visitors Centre, Higham Lane departing at 11.45am for the Cenotaph on Werneth Low where a short Service of Remembrance and Wreath Laying Ceremony will be held at 12noon (Vehicular access will be made available).