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Monument Special Events

The council has arranged for the Hoad Monument to be flood lit in colour for special events for example festivals and charity days.

Details of these events are listed below


Halloween and Remembrance Day


Stan Laurel’s Birthday and Samaritans

Hoad Lighting Calender

Event Colour Date
Easter Weekend 4 days Yellow March April
Halloween Red 31 October
Lantern Procession Red white blue September
Bonfire Night Orange 5 November
Dickensian weekend Red white blue November
Remembrance Day Red 11 November
New Year’s Eve Multi 31 December
Holocaust Memorial Day Purple 27 January 2020
MIND's Red January Red 31 January 2010

Charity requests

The monument will be lit in green this evening to support the NSPCC’s Get Your Sparkle On campaign for December.

Event Colour Date
World Polio Day (with Rotary) Purple 17 October
Breast Cancer Awaremess pink 13 October
Worldwide Baby Loss Awareness Week Purple 15 October
Samaritans Green Christmas Week
International Day of People with Dsabilities Purple 2 December