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This weekend: Ripon Armed Forces Day

Last year's event was a great success, and organisers are keen to see as many people out supporting this year's day as possible.
Last year's event was a great success, and organisers are keen to see as many people out supporting this year's day as possible.

This year's Ripon Armed Forces Day will be held in the Market Square on Saturday, June 23, with events and activities planned throughout the day, from 10am to 4pm.

Organisers are keen to see as many city residents out supporting it as possible. There will a flypast by a BBMF Spitfire at 12.13pm, weather permitting, as well as performances from the West Yorkshire Brass Band and the Harrogate (TS Cleopatra) Seat Cadets band.

The day will finish with a Drumhead service, and a number of ex-servicemen's organisations will be represented.

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