Sunday, 14th July 2024

Jamaica: Fisher FC postpones match due to Armistice Day

Fisher FC postponed the football match due to Armistice Day. Services for Armistice Day will be observed on Saturday, November 11, 2023, the officials' borough service for Armistice Day will mark its presence at West Lane War Memorial in Bermondsey off Jamaica Rd.

Sunday, 7th July 2024

Fisher FC on Ground
Jamaica: Fisher FC Bermondsey (football club) has postponed their game, as the weekend observes a rare occasion when Armistice Day and Remembrance Sunday falls on the same day. The team will mark its presence at St Paul’s and will pay respect to all the fighters who lost their lives. On Saturday, November 11, 2023, the officials' borough service for Armistice Day will mark its presence at West Lane War Memorial in Bermondsey off Jamaica Rd. The service will begin at 10:45 a.m. The services will contain light refreshments and will be served at Cherry Garden TRA Hall, Jamaica Rd. The official service for Remembrance Sunday will be observed on Sunday, November 12, 2023 at St Saviour’s War Memorial on Borough High St. Then a two-minute silence will be observed at 11:00 a.m. followed by the traditional assembly at West Lane War Memorial, off Jamaica Road. November 11, 2023 marks the anniversary of the historical day of Armistice (ceasefire), recalling the fight between Germany and Allied Forces in the First World War. Next Match of Fisher FC Bermondsey The following recent match by Fisher FC will be played with Erith Town on Tuesday, November 14, 2023, at 7:45 p.m. at Stanmore Stadium, Thamesmead, SE28 8NJ.  Train and Bus Services will be provided to reach the venue. For further details, interested can check the official website: http://www.fisherfc.org/2023-24-season/  Ticket details can be checked at: http://www.fisherfc.org/season-tickets/  About Armistice Day Surprisingly, on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in the year 1918, the guns and bombs got silent on the Western front after losing millions of lives in the fight for four continuous years.  Britain and France represented the agreement between Germany and the Allies. The Armistice marked the beginning of the end of the war. The war consisted of at least 30,000 Malawian soldiers.  The soldiers participated in both the First and Second World Wars. The following countries were the active battlefronts at the time of war: Ethiopia Madagascar Burma and Jamaica Presently, there’s no soldier alive in the country who fought during World War I for four consecutive years, from 1914 to 1918. But some soldiers are still alive who fought in World War II.