11.45am – The Veterans Parade will depart from the Town hall arriving in the Piece Hall at 12 Noon.
12.45pm – 3rd Battalion Yorkshire Regiment (Duke of Wellingtons) will be exercising its freedom of Halifax in their Freedom Parade departing from the Town Hall arriving in the Piece Hall at 1.00pm.
Armed Forces Day honours the outstanding contribution made by current members of the Armed Forces and by veterans of all ages.
This event will be an opportunity for everyone living in Calderdale to join together through the streets of Halifax and the Piece Hall, to pay tribute to our Armed Forces past, present and future.
Music, parades stalls and information, served up with all the pomp and ceremony warranted to those who sacrifice so much.
Added by Armed Forces Day on June 23, 2010