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St Helens Armed Forces Day, 17 June 2023

Venue:  Victoria Park, St Helens, WA10 2UE

Getting There: Find out how to get to Victoria Park by public transport.

Individual Parking: individuals may use the surrounding streets for parking.  Please be considerate to residents when parking, ensuring you do not obstruct driveways and make sure to observe any parking restriction signs.  Between 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. no vehicle is permitted to move on the event site (apart from emergency vehicles)





11:30 a.m.

Muster for Armed Forces Day Parade

Windlehurst Gate

12:00 p.m.

Armed Forces Parade and Mayor's Speech


12:30 p.m.

Musical Performance and Military Displays

Bandstand Field / Main Display Field

2:00 p.m.

69 Field Gun Display

Main Display Field

2:15 p.m.

The Churchills - Celebrating the WWII Prime Minister


2:30 p.m.

Goldenage Songbird Anna Beaumount


3:15 p.m.

Musical Performance and Military Displays

Bandstand Field / Main Display Field

3:45 p.m.

103 RA Pipes and Drums Display (to close the event)

Bandstand Field

4:00 p.m.



Victoria Park Armed Forces Day Map

Armed Forces Parade Route (in Red on the Map) this will include representatives from 103 Regiment RA, Cadet Forces, and Veterans.  It will be led by 103 RA Pipe and Drum

Main Event Field (Purple Area on the Map) includes the main exhibits and displays

Armed Forces Veteran Village

69 Field Gun Display & Military Uniform Museum

HMS Eaglet Royal Navy (Reserve)

WWII Field Hospital Display

103 Regiment Royal Artillery (Reserve)

WWII Military Vehicles

156 Regiment Royal Logistic Corps (Reserve)

Classic Cars


Bandstand Field (Yellow Area on the Map) - The Musical Performances, Military Band Displays and Friends of Victoria Park Marquee (teas and coffees)

·       Lancashire Artillery Volunteers Pipes and Drums

·       NW Royal Marines Association Corps of Drums

·       The Churchills

·       Golden Age Songbird

·       St Helens Music Service Ensembles