Band of the Parachute Regiment set for military show in Oakham Market Place

BIG crowds are expected for an annual military ceremony.

The band of the Parachute Regiment will perform the Beating Retreat in Oakham Market Place at 6.30pm on Wednesday.

Lord Lieutenant of Rutland Dr Laurence Howard the and president of the Leicestershire and Rutland Branch of ABF The Soldiers Charity, Lord Lieutenant of Leicestershire, Jennifer, Lady Gretton JP, will attend.

Last year more than 300 people attended the free ceremony.