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Ripley remembrance day parade.
Ripley remembrance day parade.

Ripley’s Remembrance Parade is set for Sunday, November 10, starting at the Co-operative Car Park at 10.20am.

The parade will then march along Derby Road and High Street and on to Church Street where it will stop at All Saints Church for the service of Remembrance.

Ripley Town Council has advised that on entering the churchyard gates wreath layers are stand to the left - all other visitors are to make their way to the rear of the churchyard..

After the service the parade will march down Church Street, up Grosvenor Road and on to High Street, along Cromford Road and round the back of the town hall and on to the market place for the dismissal.

All are welcome to attend.

Further information is available from the town clerk by email on or by phone on 01773 832211. Anyone wishing to lay a wreath at the cenotaph should contact the clerk in advance.

There is also set to be a rehearsal for Standard Bearers in All Saints Church on Friday, November 9, at 7pm.