Details released of Daventry's commemorations for Remembrance Sunday and Armistice Day

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Daventry will hold its two traditional acts of remembrance to mark Armistice Day and Remembrance Sunday.

On Friday November 11, members of the public are invited to join in a short service to commemorate Armistice Day.

The service will be held at the Gazebo in Sheaf Street starting at 10.45am. There will be the traditional two minute silence and a short service.

The town's Remembrance Sunday commemorations take place on Sunday November 13.

At 10.30am a parade will leave St James School and head along the High Street to end at the town's war memorial in Abbey Street.

There starting at around 10.50am there will be a service of remembrance to commemorate the contribution of British and Commonwealth military and civilians.

Daventry Town Council is co-ordinating the event; no tickets or passes are needed to attend and the public are welcome to watch the ceremony from the pavements or to follow the parade.