Remembrance Parades 2016

Please see details of the Remembrance parades taking place on Sunday 13th November.


The parade party will assemble at Atherton Collieries in Alder Street at 10.10am for a 10.20am departure.

The parade will pass through High Street and Tyldesley Road, stopping at Atherton Baptist Church memorial before proceeding on Tyldesley Road via Market Street and Leigh Road to Atherton Cenotaph.

The parade will be dismissed at Atherton Collieries following a return procession.


The parade will assemble at Leigh Pentecostal Church, Ullswater Street, at 10.15am, proceeding 15 minutes later to the service at the Cenotaph in Church Street Gardens via Railway Road, Market Street, Lord Street, Charles Street and Church Street.

There will be a return procession to the town hall square at the conclusion of the service, going through Church Street, Vernon Street, Bradshawgate, Market Street and St Mary’s Way.


The parade will assemble on the Market Square at 10.05am, proceeding at 10.15am to the cenotaph, Tyldesley Cemetery, via Elliott Street, Manchester Road and Hough Lane.

Following the service a procession returning to the Market Square will go via Hough Lane, Manchester Road and Elliott Street.