Trafalgar Day Events 21st October 2023

Advice on what is up and coming on Trafalgar Day 2023.  The Society will be represented at all listed events and you are welcome to join where you can.

Saturday 21st October 2023 09.45 hrs The Cathedral Church of St Nicholas NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Annual commemorative service, with the emphasis on Admiral Lord Collingwood. Public event.


Short service by the bust of the Admiral.  Assemble in the Eastern Chapel from 09.15 hrs. Newcastle City Centre, good travel links.
Saturday 21st October 2023 11.00 hrs St. Paul’s Cathedral, LONDON Annual commemorative Trafalgar service. Public event.


The Crypt, St Paul’s Cathedral.

Assemble NW Crypt for 10.45 hrs.

Ref Transport for London.
Saturday 21st October 2023 11.40 hrs Collingwood Monument, TYNEMOUTH Regular ‘Toast the Admiral’ public event, hosted by North Tyneside Council.  Cdr. J Williams RN will deliver the oration.


Collingwood Monument, Tynemouth, followed by refreshments in the TVLB Watch-house.  Free grog for the toast!  Assemble at the Monument from 11.20 hrs. Parking available in Prior’s Haven Car Park, opposite the Spanish Battery.  Good bus and Metro services to Tynemouth village.
Saturday 21st October 2023 11.45 hrs Town Hall, MORPETH Regular commemorative public event. Short service by the bust of the Admiral in the foyer, Morpeth Town Hall. Assemble in Town Hall from 11.30 hrs. Celebratory peal of bells from the Clock Tower at 12.00 hrs. Ample parking in various car parks near the Town Hall.
Sunday 22nd October 2023 15.00 hrs St. Mary’s Churchyard (Heritage Centre), GATESHEAD Regular commemorative tribute to John William Trotter, Master of HMS LEVIATHAN at the Battle of Trafalgar.  Public event. Short service at the grave of Trotter, followed by refreshments inside the Centre.  Assemble in the Heritage Centre from 14.30 hrs. Next to the south end of the Tyne Bridge, adjacent to the Sage Music Centre, good bus services, limited parking at the Church, but plenty by the Sage.




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