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Watch the Remembrance Sunday services for Preston and South Ribble as they go virtual

A reminder of the pandemic at the Remembrance Service in Preston Pic: Paul Melling Remembrance Sunday was marked in the midst of the Covid pandemic with virtual services and social distancing. Both Preston City Council and South Ribble Borough Council offered an online way […]

4 months ago
Co-Op creating a remembrance poppy wall in Preston

Ahead of Armistice Day, Mckenna Funeralcare on Meadow Street, will erect a wall of remembrance for members of the community to pay their respects to, and commemorate, British military servicemen and women […]

4 months ago
South Ribble Council reveal plan for a virtual Remembrance Sunday

South Ribble Borough Council has revealed a plan to ensure Remembrance Sunday can still be marked despite coronavirus, with a pre-recorded online remembrance service on November 8. Remembrance Sunday in […]

4 months ago
Photos of Remembrance Sunday 2019 in Preston

The band marches on Remembrance Sunday 2019 The city centre fell quiet today for Preston’s 2019 Remembrance event. A large crowd gathered for the service on the Flag Market, which was attended by military and emergency service personnel. Photographer Michael […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement New war memorial will be dedicated on Remembrance Sunday to replace lost Ashton tribute

St Michael's Church A lost war memorial has been re-created by a member of the local Armed Forces Veterans gardening project. The panels will be dedicated at the Remembrance service at St Michael’s […]

1 year ago
Pictures as Preston marks Remembrance Sunday for Armistice100

The city centre fell quiet as the 11th hour of the 11th day was reached. Preston’s Remembrance event saw a large crowd brave the weather for the service on the […]

2 years ago
Pictures as Penwortham joins Armistice Day Remembrance

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. This year’s service marked 100 years since the guns fell silent […]

2 years ago
Watch as lone piper plays at 6am for Preston Remembrance

The piper plays Battles O'er Pic: Michael Porter The piper plays Battles O’er Pic: Michael Porter A lone piper stood on the steps of Preston Minster ahead of dawn breaking over the city on Armistice Day. Part of […]

2 years ago
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