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St Helens Armed Forces Day, 17 June 2023
Victoria Park to host St Helens Armed Forces Day event
St Helens Borough will pay tribute to the local Armed Forces community at a special event in Victoria Park.
Members of the public, community groups and families are invited to come along to the borough's green flag award-winning park in Windle for St Helens Armed Forces Day, which involves a packed programme of entertainment.
The free event - organised by St Helens Borough Council in partnership with 103 Regiment - will feature an Armed Forces Parade at 12pm; a 69-field gun WWII artillery display; performances from 103 Regiment Royal Artillery Pipe and Drum and Royal Marine Association Corps of Drum.
Other attractions on the day include current and vintage military vehicles, stalls, and funfair, as well as variety of performers at the bandstand, including The Golden Age Songbird, and St Helens Music Service music ensembles.
St Helens Armed Forces Day will take place from 11am to 4pm on Saturday 17 June.