WOOLMER FOREST HERITAGE SOCIETY

Farewell Festival

In 2015 the Army left Bordon. As a celebration of their stay, Bordon held a farewell Festival on Armed Forces day of that year .
Here are a selection of images from that historic day.

Raising the flag for Armed Forces Day, Camp Rd
Raising the flag for Armed Forces Day, Camp Rd

The Mayor gives REME the Freedom of the Town
The Mayor gives REME the Freedom of the Town

The Freedom is accepted by Lt Gen Figgures
The Freedom is accepted by Lt Gen Figgures

The march past the dais with fixed bayonets
The march past the dais with fixed bayonets

Edmund and Hilary street entertainers
Edmund and Hilary street entertainers

The Guardsmen street entertainers
The Guardsmen street entertainers

Army vehicle display
Army vehicle display

10 Trg Bn Quebec Company Tug-o-War team
10 Trg Bn Quebec Company Tug-o-War team

Flame Cheer from the Phoenix
Flame Cheer from the Phoenix

Parachute display team with REME flag
Parachute display team with REME flag

Parachute display team with Union flag
Parachute display team with Union flag

REME Enduro motorcycle display
REME Enduro motorcycle display

Red Arrows flypast
Red Arrows flypast

10 Trg Bn Inter Platoon Gun Run
10 Trg Bn Inter Platoon Gun Run

Band of Royal Logistic Corps Beating the Retreat
Band of Royal Logistic Corps Beating the Retreat