Wisbech Armed Forces Day takes place in the town this weekend. 

The event will be held at Wisbech Park, Lynn Road, on Sunday June 23 from 10am - 4pm. 

Organisers have shared the timetable for the day:

8am - Wisbech Park opens for entrance to AFD. There will no admission before this time for safety and insurance reasons.

9.45am - after unloading, all vehicles, unless an integral part of a display, to be removed and taken to the hospital car park.

9.50am - two cadets from each Unit to meet with Parade Marshal to prepare for flag raising under his command.

10am - official opening with flag raising ceremony.

10.15-11.15am - concert by Whittlesey Band.

11.15- 1.45pm - music supplied by Steve Tierney and Cos & Teago from RAF Marham

1.50pm - parade forms up under the direction of the parade marshal.

2pm - parade marches to inspection by civic party.

2.15pm - parade marches off for march past.

2.30pm - Deputy Lieutenant, Col Mark Knight MBE DL, is introduced.

Gp Capt Fred Wigglesworth, Station Commander RAF Marham, is introduced.

Wisbech Town Mayor, Cllr Sidney Imafidon, is introduced and speaks.

Hon Chaplain, Rev David Addington, leads Thanksgiving & Prayers and Gives the Blessing.


National Anthem and Flag Lowering.

2.45pm - stand down. Music by Steve Tierney.

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