remembrance day

‘Fulwood Poppies’ a fitting tribute to those who have fallen

Remembrance Sunday and Remembrance Day looked a little different for everyone this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. People were not able to pick up a poppy easily like they […]

2 years ago
Concert to commemorate end of World War I coming to Preston Guild Hall

Paying respects at the Cenotaph in 2013 Last minute tickets are available for a concert that will bring together musicians and singers from across Lancashire to commemorate the end of the First World War. Lancashire Remembers takes […]

4 years ago
Crowds gather to mark Remembrance Sunday in Penwortham

A large crowd watches on in Penwortham Pic: Chris Hough Penwortham Hill was closed off to traffic during Sunday morning as silence fell for Remembrance Day. Hundreds of people turned […]

5 years ago
Preston Remembrance Sunday services and parade details released

Preston will fall silent on Sunday to remember all those who fought to keep our city free. Remembrance Sunday sees a parade come through the city centre to pay Preston’s […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Armistice Day: Preston will never forget its fallen heroes

At the eleventh hour on the eleventh day of the eleventh month the people of Preston came together to remember their heroes. Many people gathered on Preston’s Market Place to […]

8 years ago
In pictures: Remembrance Sunday 2014 service in Penwortham

Hundreds of people turned out in Penwortham to pay their respects on Remembrance Sunday. Penwortham war memorial on Liverpool Road was covered in poppy wreathes. Traffic came to a stop […]

8 years ago
Preston Remembrance Day service to be held at newly restored Cenotaph

remembrance parade in preston The city is set to pay its annual respects to those who lost their lives in conflict. The Remembrance Day parade takes place on Sunday 10 November. It starts from […]

9 years ago
Remembrance Sunday 2012: Preston falls silent to honour war dead

remembrance parade in preston The Last Post rang out across the Flag Market at 11am on Sunday 11 November as Preston came to a standstill to remember the soldiers who died in the First […]

10 years ago
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