07511 217 984
Try 007 Cars. Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
For bookings and general enquiries: Email or Phone: 01295 700007
The world today is out in force
Honouring our dead, of course
Brave, heroic every one
Posthumous praise for lives now gone.
And I join in with grateful thanks
For lives laid down to stop the tanks
For young men, bodies torn apart
Bullets also piercing the mother’s heart.
Their sacrifice was not in vain
The world could heal itself again
And freedoms that were so hard earned
Can foster lessons newly learned
We owe it to those fallen sons
To make our futures worthwhile ones
Because of futures never tasted
Let no opportunity be wasted
Live your lives as you know you should
Teach your children of the good
There is inside us all to find
And one day- we’ll leave war behind
So honour the fallen well today
Remember their mothers as you pray
Their sons have paid the highest price
Mothers still suffer the sacrifice
Make their loss worth the pay
Keep peace in your heart, every day
The senseless loss makes sense at last
When strife is truly in the past
And one last thing , before you go
Why does this day inspire me so?
It is because I know the pain
Of a son who won’t come home again
A car, not bullets, cut him down
Not for him the hero’s crown
By his own wish he gave away
His body, five people lived that day
Other mother’s who’d said goodbye
took home their children, to live, not die
I hope you will join me when I say
My son was a hero, too that day.
©Kay Stevens 2015
Remembrance Sunday, is a day for the nation to remember and honour those who have sacrificed themselves to secure and protect our freedom. www.britishlegion.org.uk/remembrance/how-we-remember/
Share poetry for others to read.
A page dedicated to local poets for publishing their poetry.
If you would like your poem published,
Dining out in Banburyshire has never been so exciting.
Renowned for producing incredibly talented chefs, the Banbury area is developing a reputation for its growing number of excellent foodie pubs.
TODAY, and get your event listed on our popular what’s on guide.
Your guide to events in and around the Banbury area.
Bookmark our event listings for an up-to-the minute list and never miss an event.
It is worth bookmarking.
Need a local business?
To help YOU find a high quality checked out local business, head over to the Banburyshire Info local business directory.
Job hunting? Check out the latest job vacancies by visiting the Banburyshire job page … and good luck!
Want a job vacancy published? Then simply contact us for charges by emailing your information to
Tweets that have gained a re-tweet, shared from Banburyshire info, or where we’ve joined the conversation.
Whether you live, work or just love the Banbury area known as Banburyshire, this website is for you. You’ll find the site crammed full of useful and essential information such as travel times, news, jobs, events, articles, food, local businesses and so much more.
Banburyshire Info provides a comprehensive resource for residents, businesses, and visitors to the Banburyshire area.