Battle of Britain

Thornaby Town Council would like to invite you to attend this year’s Battle of Britain Commemoration Service on Sunday September 8th at 12.30pm, to pay their respects to the fallen heroes who lost their lives in the second World War.

Everyone is to gather at the Airman’s Statue on Thornaby Road (near Bader Primary School). Father Mark Catterall from the Parish of South Thornaby will preside over the service of remembrance and wreath laying ceremony. After the service everyone if they so wish can move on to Thornaby Cemetery for another short ceremony and to place crosses on to the graves of the those who lost their lives.