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Desert Rat Ride of Respect 2018
November 11 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm GMT
The Desert Rat Ride of respect is an annual event to give those whom wish to take part the opportunity to Pay their Respect to those that have made the ultimate sacrifice for the freedom that we all have today on Remembrance Sunday at the Desert Rat Memorial Thetford.
The 11th Hour of the 11th Day of the 11th Month, 2018, will mark the 100th Year of the end the The First World War,
Thousands made the ultimate sacrifice so that we would could enjoy the freedom we have today, so join us in remembering each and every one of those souls
those that wish to take part in the annual Ride Out to the Memorial. The format of the day will be as follows
The route we will take is on the link below
Desert Rat Ride of Respect Timings and Postcodes
09:00 – 09:30 Meet at McDonald’s at Thetford retail park (IP24 3QL)
09:30 – 09:40 Scooters/Riders Form up Ready to leave
09:40 – Leave Thetford Retail park for Desert Rat Memorial
10:20- Arrive at Memorial area (IP26 5BZ)
10:45 – Move to Memorial for service of remembrance
10:55 – Montys Rolls Closes for Remembrance
11:00 – 2 MINUTES SILENCE (PLEASE ALL RESPECT THIS)
11:15 – Disperse Safely
alternatively, you may wish to just arrive at the memorial without taking part in the ride out, if this is the case, please ensure that you arrive in plenty of time, as we do not wish the service to be disturbed once the Desert Rat memorial Association members start their service.
Once again many thanks for taking time out to pay your respects to those that have given their future in order for us to have our today
AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING WE WILL REMEMBER THEM
LEST WE FORGET