News

Cenotaph ceremonies in Abbotsford and Mission

Branch 15 of the Royal Canadian Legion in Abbotsford will on Sunday host a Remembrance Day Ceremony at Thunderbird Memorial Square.

The parade will begin at W.J. Mouat secondary, proceeding south on Trethewey and will enter Thunderbird Memorial Square via Veterans Way. A minimal traffic disruption on Trethewey is expected between 10:15 and 11 a.m.

The ceremony begins at about 10:45 a.m.. Spectators are urged to arrive by 10:30 a.m. to find seating.

Mission’s Service of Remembrance will be held Sunday at the Clarke Theatre at 10:40 a.m., with Last Post played at 11 a.m.

A parade will assemble at the Old Windebank School on Stave Lake Street at 10 a.m., at at 10:15 a.m. will march to the theatre.

Following the ceremony there will be a wreath laying ceremony at the Legion, and a social gathering for members and guests.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Pattullo Bridge work may disrupt traffic for up to three years
 
Death in Mill Lake Park linked to computer cleaner
 
Injunction prohibiting camping in Jubilee Park to remain in place
Sentencing today for woman who helped ducks
 
Sentencing slated for Surrey Six killers
 
Initial assessment finds mother unfit to stand trial: defence
Thai princess relinquishes royal title
 
Roads study provides ammunition for District of Kent
 
Agassiz Harrison museum getting cash for walkway project

Community Events, December 2014

Add an Event


Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Dec 17 edition online now. Browse the archives.