Brief overview of the 2016 programme
10.00am - The Salvation Army Band and the West Midlands Fire Service Pipe Band commence to play on Centenary Square.
10.20am - Uniformed Contingents march on.
10.40am - Standards and Association march on.
10.50am - The Lord Mayor’s party will process from the ICC in the following order.-
Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress
Councillor Carl Rice and Deed Curry
The Reverend Victor Van Den Bergh
The Bishop of Birmingham
The Right Reverend David Urquhart
Heads of Service
Royal Navy, Army, Royal Air Force
Arriving at the dais.
11.00am - Volley rifle fire by soldiers from 37 Signal Regiment.
Two Minutes Silence
11.02am - Volley of rifle fire by soldiers from 37 Signal Regiment.
• Bugler - Reveille
• Hymn - O God our Help in Ages Past
• Act of Commitment
• The Lord's Prayer
• Wreath Laying
• March Past