Remembrance Sunday 2023

Sunday 12 November 2023

City centre: Manchester Cenotaph, St Peter’s Square, M2 4EG,

Time: 10:30am - 12pm

Cost: Free

Come to the annual Remembrance Sunday event in the city centre.

Annual service of remembrance at the Cenotaph, St Peter’s Square. Veterans and military personnel march from John Dalton Street to the Cenotaph, where a service will be held at 11am. This will be followed by a short march to Peter Street across St Peter’s Square. 

A two-minute silence will be observed, commencing at 11am. The start and finish of the two-minute silence will be signified by the firing of a 105mm gun. 

There will be a number of road closures for this event as well as tram suspension through St Peter’s Square from 10.02am to 12.30pm 

You can contact us at if you require any further information until 4pm on Friday 10 November. 

We will be livestreaming The Exhortation, The Last Post and two-minute silence on the day from 10.45am - watch it here.

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