We will remember them - Alnwick pays its respects

Hundreds of people turned out in Alnwick today to pay their respects to those who gave their lives in service of their country.

Sunday, 12th November 2017, 17:54 pm
Updated Monday, 11th December 2017, 16:59 pm
At the war memorial in Alnwick today. Picture by Steve Miller

They lined the streets and gathered at the war memorial as the town paid tribute on Remembrance Sunday.

A service was held in St Paul’s Church this afternoon.

Dignitaries pay their respects at Alnwick. Picture by Steve Miller

After the service, the parade marched to the war memorial via Green Batt, Hotspur Street and Bondgate Without for a ceremony, which included prayers, the laying of wreaths and The Last Post.

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The standards in the parade. Picture by Steve Miller
Veterans march proudly. Picture by Steve Miller
Servicemen on parade. Picture by Steve Miller
Dignitaries pay their respects at Alnwick. Picture by Steve Miller
The standards in the parade. Picture by Steve Miller
Veterans march proudly. Picture by Steve Miller
Servicemen on parade. Picture by Steve Miller