Thank you to everyone that joined us for this year's Plymouth Armed Forces Day, and for all the military and organisations that joined us to make it a wonderful event! Check out our short highlights video below, with a longer video coming in due course!
Please be aware that during Plymouth Armed Forces Day, drone flights are prohibited in the area. We are working with the Civil Aviation Authority and Police to stop illegal drone use. Anyone who operates a drone over the Plymouth Hoe location will be reported for prosecution.
New efforts are being made to reduce plastic pollution at events in Plymouth, including a new reusable cup scheme being introduced at Armed Forces Day on Saturday 25 June. Plymouth has put sustainability at the top of the agenda, with the creation of the new Plymouth Sound National Marine Park and the city’s aims to be carbon neutral by 2030. Plymouth City Council is also working in partnership with 17 organisations across England and France on the Preventing Plastic Polluti
Returning to the city for the first time since 2019, Plymouth Armed Forces Day, in association with Babcock, is back this weekend with a day packed full of family fun and an opportunity for everyone to show their support to the military community! Where and when is it? All the action takes place on Plymouth Hoe on Saturday 25 June. The RAF and Allied Air Forces Memorial Service takes place at 9.10am, with the main activities running from 10am to 5pm, before the free evening c
The Armed Forces Flag was raised today following a ceremony at Plymouth Guildhall, marking the start of Armed Forces Week. The ceremony was attended by the Lord Mayor of Plymouth, Councillor Sue Dann alongside senior representatives from the Royal Navy, Army and Royal Air Force and civic leaders including Councillor Richard Bingley, Leader of Plymouth City Council, and Councillor Tudor Evans, Leader of the Opposition. The flag will be flown all week as events take place acros
Absolutely Elton will be performing in the Evening Concert at this year's Plymouth Armed Forces Day. Hear what he has to say about the event and find out more about him below. Elton John tribute Absolutely Elton was born of a love of one of the finest songwriters and performers of all time. The appeal of Elton John spans generations and his music is interwoven in to our lives. From the sheer pomp and energy of ‘Crocodile Rock’, ‘Saturday Night’s Alright For Fighting’ & ‘I’m S
Neville Staple with be headlining the Plymouth Armed Forces Day Evening Concert on 25 June, find out all about him and his top class band! The Legendary Front Man From The Specials, Fun Boy Three and Special Beat performs with his top class band. Also known as The Original Rude Boy, Neville celebrates 40 years of his super music career, and of the beginning of the 2-Tone movement. Awarded with an Honorary Doctorate by Arden University in July 2019, Dr Neville Staple is credit