Falklands Veterans Freedom Parade & Memorial Service
29th May 2022

The Falklands Freedom Parade and Memorial Service will take place in Gosport, Hampshire, on Sunday, 29 May 2022.

1000 Veterans muster at the bus station

1030 Veterans move to Falklands Gardens

1100 Service at the Falklands Gardens, Gosport  

O/C Parade will march past and attend a reception on Walpole Park, Gosport

If you would like to attend the Freedom Parade and Reception afterwards, please email: gosport40fvf@btconnect.com

You will need to supply the following details:

  • Full Name
  • Ship/Unit you served in during 1982
  • Full names of any family members who wish to attend the reception on completion of the Freedom Parade
  • Please let us know if you intend to march
  • Please supply your full postal address so we can send out your allocated tickets as these will be required to access any road closures and the reception afterwards. 

If there is a Ship/Unit Co-ordinator, then can they please collate the information required above and send one email to cover all attendees.

The last ferry from Portsmouth to Gosport will be 1007 and then the ferry service will be suspended until 1200.  Veterans will travel free if wearing a South Atlantic Medal or a Veterans Badge.

First Bus have offered free travel for Veterans who are wearing a South Atlantic Medal or a Veterans Badge.

The closing date to apply is 7 May 2022.  If you have not applied before this date, you are more than welcome to march but you will not be able to attend the reception afterwards.

 

PLEASE NOTE: 

THIS IS A NOW A TICKET EVENT WHICH WILL ALLOW ACCESS TO CAR PARKING AND THE RECEPTION AT WALPOLE PARK