Uckfield beacon ceremony to mark the end of World War 1
A solemn ceremony will be held at the Uckfield beacon on the 100th anniversary of the end of World War 1.
It will be part of national commemorations.
The Pageant Master for the Queen, Bruno Peeks, has asked Uckfield Town Council to light the beacon at the Victoria Pleasure Ground.
Last Post
The Tribute to the Millions who lost their lives in the war will be read at 6.50pm on Sunday, November 11 – Armistice Day – followed by the Last Post at 6.55pm.
The beacon will be lit at 7pm.
Bells will be rung at Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, at 7.05pm.
The town council is being assisted by Uckfield Bonfire and Carnival Society, Uckfield Performance Ensemble, the Ringmer division of the St John Ambulance and Extreme Hire, Hailsham.
Teas and coffees will be available for those attending the ceremony at the pleasure ground.

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