Posted: Fri 18th Mar 2016

Armed Forces Day Celebrations – A Date For Your Diary

This article is old - Published: Friday, Mar 18th, 2016

Denbighshire County Council is delighted to confirm dates for the annual Armed Forces Day celebrations taking place in June. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

The Council is the lead authority for this year’s regional event, working in partnership with the armed forces to arrange a day full of family friendly activities and displays to promote and acknowledge the work of all the armed forces. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

The event takes place on Saturday, June 18th at Bodelwyddan Castle. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Councillor Hugh Irving, the Council’s Armed Forces Champion, said: “We are delighted to be co-ordinating arrangements for this year’s event. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

“The Armed Forces Day celebration has firmly established itself as an important occasion in the annual events calendar in North Wales, with different councils taking the lead each year. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

“Denbighshire is honoured to play an important role in this year’s event and is working closely with the armed forces to put in place arrangements for the day. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

“We are also delighted to have secured Bodelwyddan Castle as a venue for the event, due to its close proximity to the A55 and the fact that it is accessible for residents from across North Wales, as well as visitors”. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​



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