VIDEO: Alnwick remembers fallen heroes

Communities in north Northumberland held poignant ceremonies this morning to mark Armistice Day.

In Alnwick, a good crowd gathered by the war memorial for a two-minute silence. Schoolchildren also laid floral tributes on the Garden of Remembrance.

The two minutes' silence in Alnwick this morning.

The two minutes' silence in Alnwick this morning.

Ceremonies were also planned in the likes of Amble, Belford, Chevington, Rothbury and Seahouses.

Communities will come together again on Sunday to mark Remembrance Sunday. Click here for a guide of some of the ceremonies taking place in north Northumberland this weekend.