26 Jun '13, 10am

Celebrations begin across the country #ArmedForcesDay| Royal Navy

Celebrations begin across the country #ArmedForcesDay| Royal Navy

Nottingham, host city for this year’s national event, flew their flag in spectacular fashion when four Servicemen parachuted into famous local landmark Wollaton Hall, trailing the Armed Forces Day flag, together with the flags of the Royal Navy, Army and the Royal Air Force. Upon arrival at the entrance to Wollaton Hall the Armed Forces Day flag was given to three veterans representing each of the Services, who in turn passed it on to a group of cadets. The cadets then paraded the flag a short distance before presenting it to the Lord Mayor of Nottingham, Councillor Merlita Bryan who raised it in front of Wollaton Hall. Councillor Bryan said, “Nottingham is incredibly proud to be hosting the Armed Forces Day national event. The day is an opportunity to honour our Servicemen and women and pay tribute to their dedication and the enormous sacrifices they make on our behalf.” ...

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