WWI Centenary Event, Tonbridge, 18th August 2018
Mr Jacques Arnold DL will represent the Lord-Lieutenant at the opening of Tonbridge town’s World War I Centenary Event. The opening ceremony will take place on Tonbridge Castle Lawn on 18th August 2018 at 11.00.
The weekend’s events will be centred on Tonbridge Castle and will feature a major exhibition to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, the centrepiece of which will be a replica of the First World War tank which was presented to the town in 1919.
There will also be re-enactments, vehicles, equipment and horses on display, and information about local regiments such as Kent Fortress Royal Engineers and the Queen’s Own Royal West Kent.