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Armed forces day

Organised by Charnwood Borough Council and supported by Love Loughborough, Armed Forces Day day will see a host of events in the town centre as we honour the dedication of serving and former Armed Forces personnel.

The event will take place on Saturday June 30. Below is a timetable of events for the day.

At 10am there will be a Charnwood Heritage Plaque unveiling at the Army Reserve Centre, Leicester Road, Loughborough. Mayor of Charnwood, Cllr Christine Harris will say a few words and the Loughborough Endowed Schools will play a fanfare

Market Place

10am: Compere Dave Shepherd to introduce and get Armed Forces Day underway

10am to 2pm: Face-painting fun

10.30am onwards: 

  • 158 Royal Logistics Corp Regiment/203 Loughborough Transport Squadron will be in Market Place
  • Tea and cake from the Armed Forces Breakfast Club
  • Landrover display
  • Royal British Legion motorbike club
  • Display of 100 army boots planted with poppies and our very own ‘Tommy’
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