Chairman Marks Armed Forces Day in Horsham

21 Jun 2021

The Armed Forces Day flag was raised at Horsham’s War Memorial in the Carfax on Monday 21 June at 11am.

The flag raising took place a few days before the national Armed Forces Day which will take place this year on Saturday 26 June this year.

The ceremony in Horsham was attended by the Chairman of Horsham District Council, Cllr David Skipp, Cllr Billy Greening and Zal Rustom, Events Committee Lead at the Horsham Branch of the Royal British Legion.

Armed Forces Day celebrations begin on Monday 21 June when the Armed Forces Day flag is raised on buildings and famous landmarks around the country. Physical and virtual events are being held across the country throughout the week to mark this year’s Armed Forces Day.

A variety of military themed events are planned for Sunday 27 June from mid-morning until mid-afternoon in the Carfax.