Haddenham.net

Remembrance Service 2017

Home » News » Remembrance Service 2017
Remembrance Poppies 02

The Battle of Passchendaele, also known as the Third Battle of Ypres, took place in Belgium. It finished on 10th November 1917. It had lasted for 102 days and cost about 580,000 killed or wounded, of which about 275,000 were British.

The Remembrance Day service in Haddenham will be held in St Mary's Church on Sunday 12th November, starting at 3.00pm and will be followed immediately by a wreath laying ceremony at the War Memorial at Church End.

"When you go home tell them of us and say for your tomorrow we gave our today"

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

Art & Music Image
Roy Payne: Thu 22 Aug 5:00pm

For centuries Haddenham and artists have been drawn to each other's heart. The village continues to be at the centre of a vibrant and diverse creative and artistic community, of national standing.The vibrancy of that creativity is on show throughout the forthcoming Haddenham Feast Festival (13-23 September) -- with a wide range of exhibitions, talks, tutorials, and interactive...

IMG_5945
Haddenham Webteam: Thu 22 Aug 4:30pm

David Truesdale, Chairman of Haddenham Parish Council, conducted the official opening ceremony of the children's playground on Wednesday 21st August, following its refurbishment with new equipment.Goody bags were also handed out to youngsters who were far sighted enough to drag their parents and guardians along on the day!Our grateful thanks to Carol Mason, for the...

Elderly Driver
Bucks County Council: Thu 22 Aug 3:43pm

Many mature drivers have years of experience behind them, making them some of the safest drivers on the road — but age can also bring health problems that can make driving more difficult than it used to be.DriveOn magazine, available free-of-charge from Bucks libraries, contains advice on choosing the right car, getting the best deal on your insurance, and information about Motability vehicles...