Remembrance Services taking place across Calderdale on Sunday

A wreath is laid at a Remembrance Service in Halifax.
A wreath is laid at a Remembrance Service in Halifax.

Here is a list of some of the Remembrance Services taking place on Sunday as the borough comes together to pay its respects for those who fell a century ago.

Bailiff Bridge

10.45am Assemble at the Memorial Garden, Bailiff Bridge 11am Service and wreath laying.


3pm Service in St Martin’s Parish Church, Brighouse followed by wreath laying service in Ryding Park.


9.25am Assemble at John Street, Elland 9.35am Procession leaves for Hullen Edge War Memorial. After the service at the War Memorial the procession reforms in Hullen Edge Road where the salute will be taken before proceeding to All Saints’ Church for the Remembrance Service.


12.30pm Remembrance service at the Greetland War Memorial, Clay House, West Vale.


10.05am Assemble at the Town Hall, Halifax. 10.20am The parade leaves the Town Hall. 10.45am Cenotaph service and Act of Remembrance. 11.15am Remembrance Day Service, Halifax Minster.

Hebden Bridge

9.45am Assemble in St George’s Square, Hebden Bridge. 10am Process to the Memorial Gardens, New Road. 10.45am St James’ Church for Service of Remembrance

Illingworth & Bradshaw 9.45am Service in St John’s Church, Bradshaw 11am Wreath laying ceremony.

Luddenden Foot

1.45pm Arrive at Holmes Park for Act of Remembrance at 2pm.


2pm Assemble at Elphaborough Close, Cragg Road. 2.15pm Process to the Memorial Gardens 2.45pm Service in St Michael’s Church, Mytholmroyd.


10am Combined service in St Matthew’s Church, Northowram. 10.50am Meet at the Memorial Stone in village for wreath laying.

Ovenden & District

9.30am Meet at St George’s Church, Lee Mount. 10am Service and wreath laying ceremony in St George’s Church.


10.45 Parade will move from Scout headquarters at Albert Crescent. 10.55 Act of remembrance and wreath laying at the cenotaph. 11.10am Parade to Holy Trinity Church for service . 12.15pm Parade past memorial for salute.


9.50am Assemble at St Matthew’s Church, Rastrick 10am Service in St Matthew’s followed by wreath laying at the cenotaph.

Rishworth, Ripponden and Barkisland

9am Assemble at Rishworth War Memorial for service at 9.15am. Process to Ripponden for 10.10am Service of Remembrance at War Memorial. Process to St Bartholomew’s Church for 10.30am service. Noon: Assemble outside church gates at Christ Church, Barkisland. Process to the War Memorial at Saddleworth Road. 12.15pm Service of Remembrance at Barkisland War Memorial.


10.40am Assemble WITT UK car park. Parade to Memorial Gardens. 10.45am Service with wreath laying then proceed to St Michael’s Church, Shelf for service. Parade back to car park.


10.30am Service of Remembrance at St Mark’s Church to include wreath laying at the memorial.


10.50am Meet at the War Memorial at Pinnar Lane for service and wreath laying at 11am.

Sowerby Bridge

10.25am Assemble at Bairstow Mount. 10.40am Parade leaves for service at War Memorial Crow Wood Park.


2.50pm Meet at the War Memorial in Stainland Memorial Park for Service of Remembrance.


10.30am Assemble in Stansfield Road, Todmorden. 10.40 am Parade to the Remembrance Gardens for wreath laying and service at 11am.