Services of remembrance are a time to remember the members of the armed forces who have died on duty since World War I. They take place around the country each year on Armistice Day (11 November), and on Remembrance Sunday (the second Sunday in November).

 

Sunday 10 November 2019

Nelson Health Centre

Kingston Road, SW20 8DA

The Service of Remembrance will commence at 9.00am and will be attended by the Mayor of Merton, Councillor Janice Howard, civic representatives. Members of the Morden branch of the Royal British Legion will be in attendance. 

Wimbledon War Memorial

Wimbledon Village, SW19

The Service of Remembrance will commence at 10.40am.  Attended by Ms Clare Whelan OBE Deputy Lieutenant, the Mayor of Merton, Councillor Janice Howard, civic representatives and members of organisations in the borough.  Members of the Wimbledon Branch of the Royal British Legion and the 210 Transport Squadron will be in attendance. Following the service the Deputy Lieutenant together with the Mayor and representative from the 210 Squadron will take the salute. 

Mitcham War Memorial

Lower Green West, Mitcham 

The Service of Remembrance will commence at 10.40am.  Attended by the Deputy Mayor of Merton, Councillor Edward Foley, civic representatives and members of organisations in the borough.  Members of the Mitcham branch of the Royal British Legion will be in attendance.  Following the service the Deputy Mayor and the Chairman of the Mitcham branch of the Royal British legion will take the salute. Please note: For the Mitcham Service, the Parade assembles outside the British Legion Hall, Mitcham. 

 

Monday 11 November 2019

Mitcham War Memorial

to commence at 10.50am

The Mayor and civic representatives 

Civic Centre, London Road, Morden

to commence at 10.50am

The Deputy Mayor and civic representatives