Advanced plans have been released for a Parish event to commemorate the 80th anniversay of the D-Day landings. As part of a large series of nationwide events the Chieveley Beacon will be lit on Thursday 6th June in celebration of the ‘light of peace’ that emerged out of the darkness of war.

D-Day Poster

The programme of events will be as follows:

  • 8.30pm - Assemble at the Recreation Centre
  • 8.50pm - A piper will play
  • 9.10pm - Reading of the International Tribute
  • 9.15pm - Lighting of the Parish beacon

All Parishioners are warmly invited to attend the event and join as a community to mark this special anniversary.