November 19, 2016 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
St Michael’s Church, Bath
141 Days of The Battle of the Somme – a time to reflect
141 days of the Battle of the Somme ended on November 18 1916 with the Battle of the Ancre. More than one million British Empire, French and German service men had been wounded, captured or killed.
St Michael’s Church in the centre of Bath stages a commemoration from 5.45pm until 7.00pm on Saturday November 19 this year. All families and relatives who lost loved ones are warmly invited to attend. The commemoration will feature readings and music from the Bath Male Choir led by Grenville Jones, whose grandfather aged 24 died in the early days of The Battle. Soloist – Lizz Lipscombe
Admission is free with a retiring collection for the Royal British Legion.