Troops Honoured At Stapleford Parade

Troops Honoured At Stapleford Parade

12/05/2017 Stapleford will celebrate Armed Forces Day with a special military parade next month as soldiers and veterans from 170 (Infrastructure Support) Engineer Group march through the town centre on Saturday 24th June at 11.00am.

Around 50 soldiers from the Group, based at Chetwynd Barracks in Chilwell will march through the town to exercise their Freedom of Entry to the Borough, along with veterans from the Royal Engineers Association and led by the Royal Engineers Reserve Band.

Freedom ParadeResidents are urged to take to the streets to give a rousing welcome to its Army heroes during the parade.

As the route will be closed for the Parade there will be some traffic disruption.

The march follows parades each of Broxtowe’s four towns after Broxtowe Borough Council unanimously agreed to confer the Freedom of Entry to the Borough of Broxtowe upon 170 (Infrastructure Support) Engineer Group in recognition of their outstanding achievements, commitment and dedication in the service of this country and as an expression of the high regard in which they are held by the Council and members of the community. 

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