Proud to be Romanby.

And proud of our Memorial Men

Next parish meeting:

11 December 2018, 7:00pm Parish Office, 76 Ainderby Road

Welcome to Romanby Remembers


The Romanby War Memorial and Garden are at the centre of Romanby village in North Yorkshire. As part of the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of WW1, Romanby Parish Council has carried out a full refurbishment of the Village War Memorial Clock Tower, and made improvements to the open space to create  tranquil memorial garden area that can be accessed and enjoyed by ALL members of our community, both young and old, able-bodied and otherwise.


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11 November 2018

Stories of Romanby in 1918 & Poetry Readings

As part of our Beacon-Lighting Event on the evening of Sunday 11th November 2018, we shall be reading (out loud) short stories and narratives of life in Romanby in 1918, our Memorial Men, and poems by famous, and not-so-famous authors, about that momentous time. Here is the schedule....
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10 November 2018

Our Silhouettes To Be Installed in Church

Our silhouettes will be installed in St James Church and Romanby Methodist Church this weekend as part of our Programme of Events to mark the 100th Anniversary of the end of The Great War.
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7 November 2018

Poppies Around Our Tommies

Our AMAZING Romanby yarn bomber ladies have been very busy..........
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3 November 2018

Beacons of Light Event at the Memorial Garden

In commemoration and remembrance of the end of the Great War and the many millions who were killed or came home dreadfully wounded, Romanby Parish Council is hosting a beacon lighting event in the Memorial Garden. Some 1000 Beacons of Light will be lit at 7pm on 11th November 2018 throughout the United Kingdom, Channel Islands, Isle of Man and UK Overseas Territories - a century after the guns fell silent.
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20 October 2018

Download A Copy of The Programme for our Re-Dedication and Picnic In The Park Event - FREE

A free 16-page souvenir booklet is being distributed to all Romanby households. You can download an electronic version as well
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23 June 2018

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Next parish meeting:

11 December 2018, 7:00pm Parish Office, 76 Ainderby Road