Beverley's Armed Forces day, organised by SSAFA, the Armed Forces Charity, is on Sunday. If you are a lover of Pipe Bands, you MUST NOT miss this event. If you are moved by the Lancaster Bomber's Rolls Royce Merlin engines, you MUST be there!
The full programme is as follows:
0945 Defence School of Transport parade steps off from School Lane car park.
1030 Service at Beverley Minster
1200 Defence School of Transport parade arrive in Saturday Market Place, salute taken at Market Cross
1210 Standards & Veterans Parade led by Beverley & District Pipe Band, Service at Market Cross
1230 Beverley & District Pipe Band
1300 Scunthorpe & District Highland Dancers
1315 Cherie Lawrence
1345 City of York Pipe Band
1415 All For One Choir
1451 Lancaster Flypast
1500 Scunthorpe & District Pipe Band
1530 Miss Vintage Twisted
1550 North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Pipe Band
1620 Miss Vintage Twisted
1640 Massed Pipe Band Finale
In Saturday Market there will be stalls, demonstrations, and activities. The Queen's Own Yeomanry will be there with a Jackal vehicle, the Army Cadets will bring their climbing wall (and carry out a display of field craft) and the Sea Cadets are bringing a kayak.
The musicians will be based at the Market Cross so it will be a relaxed, fun day for everyone!
P.S. PLEASE do not leave your car in Saturday Market/Market Place as the area will be cleared at 6am on Sunday morning.