Armed Forces Day Parade and Celebration
Event Date: 24 June 2017
Saturday 24th June 2017
Dartmouth Park West Bromwich
10.45am form up
Ready for a 11.00am parade
Please arrive at all parades wearing FULL FORMAL UNIFORM
• Scout association jumper or shirt
• Group or district necker secured with a woggle or scout association tie
• Smart navy blue or black trousers or smart navy skirt (for females)
• Black or navy shoes
Please Remember –
No jeans, trainers, hats, sunglasses, iscout clothing, group/district branded clothing,
No coats (with the exception of the official scout association jacket)
No friendship knots – this is a formal parade.
Top buttons done up, shirts tucked in,
Sleeves rolled down and buttoned at the cuff
It is our uniform lets show the community of Sandwell
that we are proud to wear it correctly.
The Caledonian pipe band will lead the parade into an arena
for a short address from the mayor.
Their will then be entertainment running until 4.00pm, this will include fairground rides, climbing wall, craft, the Albion foundation sports, military vehicles, legion riders,
marching bands, singers and displays from local clubs.
Sandwell MBC request …
If you are planning on attending the parade with your group, section or unit,
please confirm and give an estimate of number likely to attend
before Tuesday 2nd May 2017 please.