Sunday 12th November 2017
Remembrance Sunday in Tiptree – 12.11.2017 (14:35 – 15:15)
The parade will start from The Centre at approximately 14:35 after the 14:35 bus has passed along Church Road. The ceremony at the War Memorial will run from 14:45 to 15:05 approximately, and then the parade will walk along Chapel Road for a service at the United Reformed Church at 15:15. All members of the public are invited to attend both events.
The Co-op Funeral Services are pleased to confirm their branch will be open from 13:30 until just before the service at 14:45 offering complimentary teas, coffees etc, seating and toilet facilities.
It is advised that all traffic avoid the junction at Church Road / Factory Hill / Station Road / Chapel Road where the War Memorial stands around the time of the ceremony. A road closure has been granted with access only to Chapel Road; Church Road between The Centre and the War Memorial; and Station Road between Anchor Road and the War Memorial for the duration of the ceremony. Traffic between Factory Hill and Station Road will be allowed to pass turn and turn about if safe to do so and may be stopped for short periods..
The following roads can be used to avoid the junction within Tiptree: New Road; Anchor Road; Rectory Road. Points south of the junction can be accessed via Maldon Road (Tiptree Heath) following a route through Loamy Hill Road and Witham Road to Tolleshunt D’Arcy or Grove Farm Road and Tudwick Road to Tolleshunt Knights and vice versa.