Barnstaple service to remember war dead

Joseph Bulmer

Town council invites people to pay their respects

BARNSTAPLE Town Council is inviting people to pay their respects to the fallen at a series of special Remembrance events next Sunday.

A Remembrance Sunday Service will be held at the War Memorial in Rock Park, starting at 10.50am.

The Mayor and town councillors will join the Royal British Legion and all the uniformed organisations of the town for a short service followed by a parade to the parish church for a full service.

Furthermore, the Guildhall will be open from 9.45am until 12noon for those wanting to pay their respects to the names of the fallen in World War II, and those from HMS Stevenstone.