This years' Commemoration Service will be held on Thursday 4th July in the Deans Garden , York Minster. It is always a marvellous occasion with a rousing band and piper accompanying a very moving service dedicated to the brave men who took part in the battles. This 75th anniversary year will be a particularly special occasion with the Archbishop of York giving the Address and many VIPs attending the service in the beautiful and calm surroundings of the Dean's Garden, York Minster.
On the previous evening, Wednesday 3rd July, there will be a film and talk at York University's Holbeck Theatre. Military historians James Holland and Robert Lyman will show extracts from the film Imphal and Kohima: Britain's Greatest Battle. There will be a Q&A session and refreshments will be served afterwards. Doors open at 6.30pm with the main event at 7pm.
Availaibility is limited so early booking is advisable