Remembrance Services 2018

A list of all the local remembrance services across Oldham, Rochdale and Tameside

OLDHAM

OLDHAM CENTRAL
A procession will assemble at New Radcliffe Street at 10.20am and proceed to the War Memorial at 10.30am. The service will commence at 10.50am.
Oldham War Memorial, Oldham (opposite the Old Town Hall).

CHADDERTON
A procession will assemble at the Chadderton Reform Club, Middleton Road, Chadderton at 10am and proceed to the War Memorial at 10.30am. The service will take place at 10.55am.
War Memorial in the Old Town Hall Gardens, Middleton Road, OL9 6PY

CROMPTON
A procession will assemble at the Royal British Legion Club, Newtown Street, Shaw, at 10.30am proceeding to the War Memorial at 10.40am. The service will take place at 10.55am.
Crompton War Memorial, Oldham, OL2 8RQ

FAILSWORTH
The parade will assemble at the Failsworth Health Centre at 10.10am proceeding to the War Memorial at 10.30am prompt. The service will take place at 10.55am.
War Memorial, Oldham Road, Failsworth

LEES
A procession will assemble at Thomas Street at 10.10am prior to proceeding to the War Memorial. The service will take place at 10.30am.
Lees War Memorial, Thomas Street, Lees

ROYTON
Uniformed services to assemble at the rear of the Co-op at 10.40am prompt and march to the memorial at 10.50am.
Royton Park, Royton, Oldham, OL2 6LR

BARDSLEY
Meeting at Byrth Road, near Holy Trinity Church at 10.45am, procession will commence at 10.50am. Service to take place just before 11am at Bardsley War Memorial.
Bardsley War Memorial, Ashton Road, Bardsley

WATERHEAD
At 10.50am the Vicar of Waterhead and councillors serving in the Waterhead Ward will assemble around the War Memorial.
Waterhead War Memorial, Huddersfield Road, Oldham, OL4 2HT

POTS AND PANS
A service will take place at Pots and Pans from 10.55am onwards.

ROCHDALE

ROCHDALE CENTRAL
10.15am
Meet on Yorkshire Street at the St Marys Gate End.
10.45am
The parade will depart to the Cenotaph by heading down Yorkshire Street and on to The Esplanade.
10.45am
Ward councillors, magistrates, officers and other civic guests will assemble in the Town Hall Exchange.
10.50am
The Mayor, Chief Executive, MP, Leader of the Council, Opposition Leader and Church leaders will leave the main entrance of the town hall for the Service at the Cenotaph. At the end of the march, the Mayoral Party will return to the town hall and the parade will go to Packer Street.
12midday
Rochdale will commemorate the centenary of the end of World One War One with a carousel, swing boats and other family entertainment.


HEYWOOD
9.30am-10.15am
Meet on Tower Street, Heywood.
10.30am
The parade will set off from Tower Street heading to Heywood Memorial Gardens. From Tower Street the parade will take a left on to St James’ Street, right on to Bridge Street, along Market Street and Market Place, right on to Hind Hill Street then left into Heywood Memorial Gardens.
10.45am
The parade will arrive at Heywood Memorial Gardens.
10.55am-11.15am
The Remembrance Service will take place at Heywood Memorial Gardens.
11.20am
The parade will set off for a march from Heywood Memorial Gardens to Tower Street. From the memorial gardens, the parade will head out on to Hind Hill Street, Pine Street, Hornby Street then LCpl Stephen Shaw Way for the salute and will then march back up to Market Place, Market Street, Bridge Street, St James’ Street back to Tower Street.


LITTLEBOROUGH
10am
Meet at Hare Hill House.
10.30am:
The parade will leave for the village memorial by turning left on to Hare Hill Road and left on to Church Street.
10.55am
The Remembrance Service will take place at the village memorial.
11.35am
The parade will return to Hare Hill House following the same route.


MIDDLETON
The crew of HMS Middleton will be parading in Middleton on the day and proving a guard of honour at the memorial.

10.15am
Meet facing The Harbord Harbord pub, Wetherspoon's, in Long Street. The parade will head south past Middleton Gardens, turn right on to Middleton Way, turn left on to Manchester Road then arrive at Middleton Memorial Gardens.
10.25am
The parade will leave for Middleton Remembrance Gardens following the same route.
10.45am: the Remembrance Service will begin.


MILNROW
10.30am
Meet at Harmony Street band hut.
10.40am
The parade will leave for Milnrow Memorial park by turning right on to Cornfield Street, turning right on to Newhey Road.
10.55am
The Remembrance Service at the Cenotaph will begin.
11.20am
The parade will return to Harmony Street using the same route.


NORDEN
10.30am
The parades will start from individual Norden Churches.
10.50am
The Remembrance Service will begin at the Memorial Gardens at the junction of Woodhouse Lane and Edenfield Road.
11am
Observing the 2 minutes' silence.
11.05am
Laying of wreaths.
11.10am
The parades will dismiss.

TAMESIDE

ASHTON CENTRAL
Parade assembles on Market Street (side of the market hall) at 9am and marches to Ashton Parish Church. After service parade proceeds to Ashton War Memorial for wreath laying at 10.45am.
 
COCKBROOK
Service in St Gabriel’s Church, Stamford Street, at 10.55am followed by wreath-laying at adjacent war memorial at 12.30pm.
 
HURST
Service in St John’s Church, Kings Road, at 9.30am. Then procession heads to Hurst Cemetery for wreath-laying at the war memorial at 11am.
 
PARK BRIDGE
Service at the war memorial in the grounds of Park Bridge Institute at 10.45am.
 
WATERLOO
Parade assembles at Canon Burrows School, Oldham Road, at 2pm and heads to near-by war memorial for service at 2.30pm.

AUDENSHAW
Service and wreath-laying in Audenshaw Cemetery at 3pm.

DENTON
Parade assembles at Denton Working Men’s Club, Grosvenor Street, at 10am and heads to Victoria Street remembrance garden to lay wreath. Then goes via Denton Town Hall to war memorial in Victoria Park for service of remembrance at 10.45am.
 
HAUGHTON GREEN                   
Service in St Mary’s Church at 10.30am followed by wreath-laying.
 
DENTON WEST                         
Wreath-laying in Thornley Park at 1.30pm.
 
DROYLSDEN                       
Parade assembles on Church Street at 10am and heads to Droylsden War Memorial for service and wreath-laying at 10.45am.
 
DUKINFIELD                        
Parade leaves Dukinfield Town Hall at 2.45pm for service and wreath-laying at Chapel Hill memorial at 3pm.

HYDE CENTRAL                                   
Parade leaves Greenfield Street at 2.10pm and heads to Hyde Central Methodist Church, Norfolk Street, for service at 2.30pm. Then on to Hyde Town Hall for wreath-laying at 3.30pm.

NEWTON                                  
Parade leaves Rosemount Trinity Methodist Church at 10am and heads up Bennett Street to George and Dragon for wreath-laying at 10.15am.
 
WERNETH                                 
Parade leaves Lower Higham Visitor Centre, Higham Lane, at 11.45am for service and wreath-laying at Werneth Low war memorial at noon. Vehicular access will be available.
 
BROADBOTTOM                        
Parade leaves Broadbottom Community Centre, Lower Market Street, at 10.30am. Act of remembrance at war memorial at 10.45am.
 
HOLLINGWORTH                           
Service in Hollingworth Methodist Church, Water Lane, at 10am followed by wreath-laying at Mottram Moor war memorial at 10.50am.
 
MOTTRAM                                 
Service in Mottram Church at 10.30am.
 
MOSSLEY                         
Service and wreath-laying at 10.45am at war memorial, Mossley Park.
 
STALYBRIDGE                    
Parade leaves Armentieres Square at 10.35am and heads to Trinity Street war memorial for service and wreath-laying at 10.55am.