Battle's Over events in Hickling
11.00 2 minute silence to remember those who have fallen.
12.30 Ringing Remembers, the bells of St Marys will be rung in rounds to remember the one thousand four hundred bell ringers who gave their lives in WW1.
14.00 Remembrance afternoon tea at Hickling Barn to include the planting of an oak tree donated by the Sandringham estate.
The following will take place on the Playing Field from 18.00.
Refreshments will be available from Cawdrons Hog Roast, Hushwing Café and Vette’s Veggie Van. Glenn will also be doing his Traditional Mulled Cider.
18.45 Reading of “Tribute to the Millions” by Norman Lamb MP.
18.50 Roll call of those who gave their lives from Hickling.
18.55 “The Last Post” performed by a single bugler.
19.00 WW1 Beacons of Light - Lighting of the Hickling Beacon joining over 1000 Beacons of Light symbolising an end to the darkness of war and a return to the light of peace.
19.05 Ringing Out for Peace, St Marys Church will join with 1000 cathedrals and churches who will ring out their bells across the nation, and beyond, in celebration of Peace.
19.30 “Flanders Fields / Tribute to the Fallen” Firework Display by Illusion Fireworks.
20.00 Village Gathering around the Beacon to share memories and reflect.
Battles Over Steering Group
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