Lieutenancy of the Western Isles

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar

Laxdale Primary School

British Legion, RAF Association, Merchant Navy Association, Air Training Corps, The Army Reserve


Martin’s Memorial Church

Army Cadet Force, The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, The Nicolson Institute


High Church

Red Cross, Girls’ Brigade, Boys’ Brigade, RNLI Stornoway Primary School


St. Columba’s Church

Maritime and Coastguard Agency


St. Peter’s Episcopal Church

Services at the above churches will commence at 10.50 a.m. and those organisations attending should assemble at their respective churches at 10.45 a.m.  Following the church services, the uniformed organisations plus associations will march from Martin’s Memorial through the town and HM Lord-Lieutenant will take the salute at Carn Gardens on South Beach

A dedication service to which all are welcome will be conducted by the Rev. Thomas MacNeil, Martin’s Memorial Church of Scotland at the Memorial Garden below the Lewis War Memorial at approximately 12.45 p.m.  A bus going to the Memorial Garden will aim to depart from the bus station at approximately 12.30pm. 

Note:   Members of the British Legion and all associations who wish to attend the procession prior to attending a service are requested to assemble at former Club Premises, South Beach Street, Stornoway at 10.00a.m.  Medals should be worn.