Search

Parade leads Brent’s Remembrance Sunday service in Barham Park

PUBLISHED: 17:34 13 November 2017 | UPDATED: 17:34 13 November 2017

The Remembrance Sunday parade in Barham Park

The Remembrance Sunday parade in Barham Park

Archant

The sun shone on Barham Park as crowds came out to pay tribute on Remembrance Sunday.

The deputy lieutenant, Mei Sim Lai OBE and the mayor of Brent, Cllr Bhagwanji Chohan with attendees of the Remembrance Sunday event in Barham Park The deputy lieutenant, Mei Sim Lai OBE and the mayor of Brent, Cllr Bhagwanji Chohan with attendees of the Remembrance Sunday event in Barham Park

Rev Graham Noyce, Borough Dean of Brent led the service yesterday, to remember those who gave their lives in the World Wars and other conflicts.

The Deputy Lieutenant, Mei Sim Lai OBE and the Mayor of Brent, Cllr Bhagwanji Chohan, led the tributes with Dawn Butler MP for Brent Central, Barry Gardiner, MP for Brent North, council leader Muhammed Butt, and chief executive Carolyn Downs, also among those to lay wreaths at the park’s War Memorial.

Thirty Gurkhas from the British Gurkha Nepalese Association led the Parade to the park.

They were followed by Air, Army, Police Training Core officers and cadets, members of St John Ambulance, and the the fire service.

Three Standard Bearers from the Royal British Legion were also in the parade.

The winners of the Deputy Lieutenant’s Prize Essay Competition 2017 read out their compositions during the service.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Kilburn Times visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Kilburn Times staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Kilburn Times account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Latest Kilburn & Brent News Stories

Yesterday, 13:11

Two seriously injured Brent police officers attended court in wheelchairs to watch the drunk driver who smashed into them jailed.

A pharmacist from Willesden has been jailed for plotting a “devastating” Islamic State-inspired terror attack with a man she met on a Muslim dating website.

Yesterday, 07:57

A 21-year-old man who hid a shotgun and live ammunition in his Neasden home has been jailed for five years.

Thu, 09:42

The woman who sat with teenager Quamari Serunkuma-Barnes on the pavement after he was fatally stabbed has launched a dance show in his memory.

Thu, 08:10

Brent Council has been slammed for chasing money from a veteran war hero who died last year.

Wed, 13:06

Mosques in Brent threw open their doors to welcome visitors of all faiths as part of a UK-wide event.

Wed, 10:52

SIX generations of one family gathered in Dollis Hill to celebrate their great-great-great grandmother’s 100th birthday.

Wed, 09:32

Emergency services were called to Kilburn High Road at 3.30pm on Tuesday following reports of a stabbing.

PROMOTED CONTENT

The Granville has begun taking bookings for workspaces and events ahead of its opening this spring.

Brent Clinical Commissioning Group has announced changes to the community’s cardiology service.

If you have been looking for laser hair removal, beauty salon treatments, or skin care services you may be confused and overwhelmed with so much information out there and so many clinics and salons promising miraculous results.

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Most Read Kilburn News

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Brent & Kilburn Times
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now