2016 Remembrance ceremonies
The children, teachers and assistants of Byfield Primary School assembled at the Byfield War Memorial at 1030hrs on Armistice Day 11/11/16...
A short service was then conducted by our District's Chaplain, the Rev. Stevie
Some of the children then placed small wooden crosses, each remembering an individual from our village who fell in both world wars.
Poppies made by some of the children were also put in place
and The Last Post was then sounded by Peter Bickley
and, after the silence Reveille was played, closing procedings.
On Remembrance Sunday a similar ceremony was conducted, with the Roll of Honour being read
and Wreaths being laid