Remembrance Sunday Newport; NEWPORT’S yearly Remembrance Day march and administration will happen on Sunday, November 11, in the downtown area.


Here is the request for events for these centennial celebrations.


A full rundown of streets influenced by terminations pursues this article.

March officer RSM Mathew Years of the 104 Regiment Royal Artillery will begin the motorcade at 10.35 am at the highest point of High Street.


The Boys Brigade band will lead the motorcade pursued by a parade of leading figures, ex-servicemen, and the Royal British Legion.


Remembrance Sunday Newport


The city hall leader and mayoress – Councilor Malcolm Linton and Mrs Sharon Linton – driven by two mace bearers from Newport Sea Cadets, will at that point lead councilors, different affiliations, military faculty, the crisis administrations and youth gatherings.


The VIP gathering will at that point approach the cenotaph and take up position.


The administration, driven by the Reverend Canon Stephen James, will occur at Newport cenotaph at 10.58am, with the firearms sounding at 11am to stamp the beginning of the two-minute quietness.



Remembrance Sunday Newport


After the two-minute quietness, a wreath-laying service will be driven by the master lieutenant – Brigadier Robert Aitken – alongside the civic chairman, the high sheriff, delegates of the Royal British Legion, and different veterans.


They will be trailed by Newport City Council pioneer, Councilor Debbie Wilcox; pioneer of the resistance, Cllr Matthew Evans; Jessica Morden MP, AMs Jane Bryant, John Griffiths and Mohammed Asghar; just as agents from the Royal Navy, Army, Royal Air Force, the Merchant Navy, the police, South Wales Fire Service, South Wales Ambulance just as the Police and Crime Commissioner and delegates of different associations visiting.


After the administration the ruler lieutenant, the city hall leader, the CO of the 104 Regiment, with the VIP gathering will stroll over to the dais to take the salute from the procession as it strolls past.



Remembrance Sunday Newport
Remembrance Sunday Newport



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The procession will be rejected from High Street.

Newport City Council is facilitating the occasion and cautions that street terminations will be set up from 7am until early afternoon on procession day.




Street terminations will influence the accompanying boulevards:


High Street; Upper Dock Street (from Skinner Street to the Old Green indirect), Old Green indirect, slip street to Old Green indirect from Kingsway, slip street to Old Green indirect from Wyndham Street, Town Bridge (the two bearings), Clarence Place (the two headings), Caerleon Road from Clarence Place to Church Road, Chepstow Road from Clarence Place to Cedar Road, Corporation Road from Clarence Place to St Vincent Road, and East Usk Road from Clarence Place to Tregare Street.



Remembrance Sunday Newport
Remembrance Sunday Newport



What’s going On The Day


Recognition Sunday is held every year on the Sunday closest to the eleventh November. Every year David Adams peruses out ten names, in addition to the detail of rank/rate, regiment/transport, when and how lost, where remembered, and residential location. The full records are in organizers held by the Church, the Guildhall, The British Legion and the Royal Naval Association.


Collect at 10.10am on Audley Avenue and walk off at 10.15 am to St Nicholas Church for the administration which starts at 11.00am. Wreaths will be laid after the administration in the congregation grounds. Pursued by a motorcade back to the RBL Club at around 12.10pm.


It is trailed by the laying of the wreaths by the delegates at the Churchyard Cenotaph. Names of the war dead from Newport are perused out by the Vice Chairman of the Newport Chamber at the Cenotaph.


Remembrance Sunday Newport
Remembrance Sunday Newport


The motorcade will begin in High Street at 10.30 am with the administration occurring at Newport Cenotaph at 10.58 am driven by the Bishop of Monmouth, The Right Reverend Richard Pain and helped by the Mayor’s Chaplain.


The firearms will be sounded at 11 am to check the beginning of the two moment quietness.



Area : Newport City Center

Cost : Free

Dates and Times :

Contact : Newport City Council

tel : (01633) 656656

email : [email protected]

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