Gosport to hold service and parade of Falklands 35th anniversary

A COMMEMORATION service and parade will be held to mark the 35th anniversary of the Falklands conflict.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 25th April 2017, 6:32 am
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 6:54 pm

The focal point of the ceremony in Gosport will be at the Falkland Gardens, in the town centre.

The service will start at 11am on May 21.

It will include a roll of honour recorded by St Vincent College students and flowers will be laid by families and friends.

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After the service the parade will march through High Street towards the town hall. Then veterans and other guests will continue to Walpole Park for a reception.

Gosport held its first service of remembrance in 1997, and has hosted one every five years since.

For more information visit gosport.gov.uk.