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Ilfracombe says ‘Thank You’
2 August 2014 - 3 August 2014Free
Ilfracombe is set to host 2 days of entertainment, ceremony and commemoration of the Ilfracombe men and women who volunteered to defend King and Country, and serve as nurses during the First World War.
Saturday 2nd August will see 35 town criers from the UK and overseas parading, along with representatives of those who died, from Ilfracombe Pier at 2pm to Runnymede Gardens where their names will be cried.
Sunday 3rd August will see a town criers competition from 10am in Runnymede Gardens followed by First World War era music from the Bandstand.