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This Week at St Mary’s 02 August 2020

VJ Day Commemoration Service Saturday 15th August

2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the end of the second world war. Back in February, discussions began with both the city and county how Nottingham will mark this important event. The Minster would host VE Day and St Mary’s VJ Day. Covid threw everything into uncertainty but it is really good news that things are to proceed.

Notts TV has agreed to show the service live, starting at 12.30. The first part will be edited highlights from a Wreath laying ceremony at 11.00 to have taken place, with limited numbers at the Cenotaph. St Mary’s will be kept to just around 30 people, the Lord Lieutenant, High Sheriff, and civic and military representatives from across the county.

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