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Pictures as Penwortham joins Armistice Day Remembrance

Posted on - 11th November, 2018 - 1:38pm | Author - | Posted in - Penwortham, Photos, Preston News
The Penwortham Remembrance service procession 2018 Pic: Chris Hough
The Penwortham Remembrance service procession 2018 Pic: Chris Hough

Penwortham came to a standstill for the annual Remembrance parade.

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This year’s service marked 100 years since the guns fell silent to end the First World War.

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Bands, standard bearers and military veterans were all part of the procession.

They made their way to the Cenotaph at Liverpool Road, Penwortham Hill, for a short service to pay respects to those who have given their lives in conflict.

Read more: Watch as lone piper plays for Remembrance at Preston

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Chris Hough was there to capture some photos, under wet Preston skies, of the parade and service.

And here’s an aerial shot by Stephen Melling showing the remembrance crowd from above

The Penwortham remembrance crowd Pic: Stephen Melling
The Penwortham remembrance crowd Pic: Stephen Melling

Read more: Six foot Tommies to be dotted around Preston for Remembrance

Did you attend the Penwortham remembrance parade and service? Let us know in the comments below

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