VIDEO: Armed Forces Day in Hastings

Hundreds of people attended the town’s annual Armed Forces Day event today (Sunday, June 28).

The event in Alexandra Park, organised by Hastings and St Leonards Veterans Association, saw a parade made up of veterans, cadets and standard bearers.

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Dignitaries, including the Mayor and Deputy Mayor, as well as Hastings MP Amber Rudd, attended.

Later the Union Flag was raised and a service of dedication and laying of wreathes was held.

Today’s event saw displays of singing, dancing, acrobatics, and gymnastics to entertain the crowds.

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