Surrey Heath Remembers - 2022 


Wednesday, 16 November, 2022

Surrey Heath paid their respects to those involved in the First and Second World Wars, as well as more recent conflicts, during Remembrance Sunday services across the Borough on 13 November 2022.  

The Mayor of Surrey Heath, Cllr Helen Whitcroft attended the 11am service at St Andrew’s Church in Frimley Green and the 2pm Remembrance service at St Michael's Church, Camberley. 

After the service at St Michael’s Church a Royal British Legion Remembrance Parade commanded by the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (RMAS) and comprising of local cadet groups travelled along the A30.  

After the parade, wreaths were laid for the fallen at the War Memorial outside the entrance to the RMAS by Cllr Whitcroft, Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, Cllr Alan McClafferty, Leader, Surrey Heath Borough Council (SHBC), Dave Kemp, Chairman of the Camberley Branch of the Royal British Legion (RBL), Lieutenant Colonel Samantha Dodge, Commanding Officer Sandhurst Support Unit, Mayor Gerry Long, Inspector Matt Walton, Surrey Police and Cllr Adrian Page, SHBC Military Champion. 

The wreath laying service was accompanied by the Camberley and District Silver Band. 

 The Mayor of Surrey Heath, Cllr Helen Whitcroft said:  

“Remembrance Sunday is such an important occasion and it was wonderful to see so many local cadets join the parade, everyone looked so smart.  Many thanks also to everyone who came out and paid their respects by lining the route.  

It was an honour to lay a wreath on behalf of SHBC and remember all those who lost their lives in war.” 

The Royal British Legion Remembrance Sunday Parade is brought to you by SHBC in conjunction with Churches Together, our partners RMAS and the Royal British Legion, with tremendous support from uniformed organisations across our communities and cadets representing our armed forces.  

Remembrance Day line up