Round-up of Remembrance Sunday services in Calderdale

Laying wreaths at the Halifax Minster service
Laying wreaths at the Halifax Minster service

Communities around Calderdale are preparing to remember the fallen this Remembrance Sunday.

Here’s a round-up of the Remembrance services that will be taking place across the borough.

Barkisland: Barkisland War Memorial on Saddleworth Road, at 12.15pm on Sunday 13 November - Service (Ripponden Parish Council)

Brighouse: St Martin’s Church on Church Lane, at 3pm on Sunday 13 November - Service and then wreath laying in Ryding Park

Bailiffe Bridge: Memorial Garden on Bradford Road, at 10.45am on Sunday 13 November- Service (starts at 11am) and wreath laying

Elland: Elland Cenotaph, Hullen Edge Park on Hullen Edge Road, at 9.30am-10.30am on Sunday 13 November - Elland Silver Band will lead the parade from Elland Police Station on Burley Street, service follows at St Mary’s Church on Church Street

Greetland: Greetland War Memorial, Clay House in West Vale, at 12.30pm on Sunday 13 November - Service

Lightcliffe: Lightcliffe War Memorial, The Stray on Wakefield Road, at 12.15pm on Sunday 13 November

Halifax: Halifax Cenotaph at Duffy’s Park (by Halifax Minster), at 10.45am on Sunday 13 November - Parade begins at Halifax Town Hall at 10.20am, after the Cenotaph service there will be a service of Remembrance at Halifax Minster

[Halifax Minster Service: Begins at 11.15am after the parade, the guest preacher will be The Bishop of Huddersfield, the Rt Rev Jonathan Gibbs]

Hebden Bridge: Memorial Gardens on New Road, at 10am on Sunday 13 November - Service will follow at St James’ Church at 10.45am

Heptonstall: St Thomas’ Church on Church Street, at 10.30am on Sunday 13 November - Service

Illingworth and Bradshaw: St John’s Church, Bradshaw at 9.45am on Sunday 13 November - Wreath laying follows at 11am

Luddenden Foot: Holmes Park War Memorial, on Station Road, at 2pm on Sunday 13 November

Mytholmroyd: Elphaborough Close on Cragg Road, at 2.15pm on Sunday 13 November - Procession to Memorial Gardens

Northowram: St Matthew’s Church on Back Clough, at 10.30am on Sunday 13 November - Service followed by wreath laying at 11am

Ovenden: St George’s Church at Lee Mount, at 10am on Sunday 13 November - Service and wreath laying

Rastrick: St Matthew’s Church, on Church Street, at 10am on Sunday 13 November - Service and wreath laying

Ripponden: Ripponden War Memorial, on Oldham Road, at 10.10am on Sunday 13 November - Service (Ripponden Parish Council)

Rishworth: Rishworth War Memorial, on Oldham Road, at 9.15am on Sunday 13 November - Service (Ripponden Parish Council)

Shelf: St Michael’s Church, on Carr House Road, at 10.45am on Sunday 13 November - Parade from Witts Car Park at 10.30am, followed by the service and wreath laying

Siddal: St Mark’s Church, on Whitegate Road, at 10.45am on Sunday 13 November - Service and wreath laying

Southowram: War Memorial, on Pinnar Lane, at 11am - service and wreath laying

Sowerby Bridge: Memorial Gates at Crow Wood Park, at 10.50am on Sunday 13 November - Parade from Bairstow Mount at 10.30am

Stainland: Stainland War Memorial, at the Recreation Ground, at 2.50pm, Sunday 13 November - service

Todmorden: Remembrance Gardens in Centre Vale Park, at 11am on Sunday 13 November - Assemble at Stansfield Road at 10.15am, parade to memorial, then service and wreath laying

Queensbury: Queensbury War Memorial, Village Centre on High Street, at 11am on Sunday 13 November - Parade beforehand, silence led by Queensbury Scout Band, parade sets off again to Holy Trinity Church for a Remembrance service