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Chelmsford in the Great War - upcoming events

October 19, 2018 3:29 PM
Originally published by Chelmsford Liberal Democrats

poppyThe Civic Society and a range of other local groups have arranged a series of events under the title "Chelmsford in the Great War"

  • Visit to Stow Maries airfield tomorrow (20 October)
  • Great War Books: Meet the Authors 2nd November 7.00 pm in Anglia Ruskin University
  • Concert in the Cathedral on 7th November, City of London Sinfonia

Many events on Armistice Day (11 November):-

# Bagpipes at 6am from Cathedral roof (and many other churches)

# Remembrance Parade at 10:55
The usual service at the war memorial in Duke Street, and afterwards everyone will walk down to the Cathedral.

# 5pm in the Cathedral: film of Erich Maria Remarques's 'All Quiet on the Western Front'.

# 6pm from Anglia Ruskin University 'Parade of Light for Peace'.

These are just a few of the events during the Chelmsford Ideas Festival from now until 11 November. See much more at http://www.ideasfestivalchelmsford.org/diary-of-events/

Read more in the Civic Society newsletter: https://mailchi.mp/0c2563c7ffe7/re-ideas-festival?e=6f35e78291