Ilford memorial gardens hosted memorial event

War memorial gardens open day

Mayor of Redbridge Cllr Ashley Kissin stands guard during Ilford War Memorial Gardens Open Day.

Ilford War Memorial Gardens.

Mayor of Rebridge Cllr Ashley Kissin and Big John Bull during Ilford War Memorial Gardens Open Day.

Mis Kitty singing during the Ilford War Memorial Gardens Open Day.

Ilford War Memorial Gardens Open Day.

Big John Bull (Richard Jones) during Ilford War Memorial Gardens Open Day.

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East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Photograph of the Author by , Reporter

An event to mark the outbreak of the Great War took place on Saturday.

The free event, organised by Redbridge council, took place from 1pm to 4pm at Ilford War Memorial Gardens, in Eastern Avenue, Newbury Park.

Th event which featured musicians and a military band.

Around 100 people attended, which finished with a ceremony in honour of those killed.

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