Remembrance Sunday: 13 November 2022

The War Memorial, High Street, Saffron Walden, CB11 3HD

The Mayor, Councillors and Dignitaries to assemble at at the Garden Room, Jubilee Gardens from 10am then to attend at Saffron Walden War Memorial, High Street, from 11am for wreath laying.  Thereafter, walk to St Mary's Church for Remembrance Service.

Armistice Day: 11 November 2022 at 11am: War Memorial, High Street, Saffron Walden

The War Memorial, High Street, Saffron Walden, CB11 3HD

At 11 A.M. on November 11, 1918, the guns on the Western Front fell silent after more than four years of continuous warfare. The allied armies had driven the Germans back, having inflicted heavy defeats upon them over the preceding four months. In November, the Germans called for an armistice, or suspension of fighting, in […]