North Somerset mark Remembrance Sunday

PUBLISHED: 16:00 11 November 2019

Clevedon Remembrance Sunday parade.    Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Clevedon Remembrance Sunday parade. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

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Crowds gathered to pay tribute to all those who have died in conflict during Remembrance Sunday services across North Somerset.

Clevedon Remembrance Sunday parade.    Picture: MARK ATHERTONClevedon Remembrance Sunday parade. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Members of St John Ambulance, guides, scouts, cadets and past and present military personnel marched through Clevedon before gathering in the Salthouse Fields to remember the fallen.

Community groups lay wreaths before attending a service at St Andrew's Church.

A moving remembrance service was also held on Clevedon pier and at the war memorial in the Triangle, while people in Portishead paid their respects with a parade through the town.

Crowds gathered at Yatton's war memorial for a two-minute silence, while villagers in Wrington held a parade and service at All Saints' Church.

Clevedon Remembrance Sunday parade.    Picture: MARK ATHERTONClevedon Remembrance Sunday parade. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Community groups lay wreaths at a memorial in Backwell after a service at St Andrew's Church.

Clevedon Remembrance Sunday parade.    Picture: MARK ATHERTONClevedon Remembrance Sunday parade. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Clevedon Remembrance Sunday parade.    Picture: MARK ATHERTONClevedon Remembrance Sunday parade. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Clevedon Remembrance Sunday parade.    Picture: MARK ATHERTONClevedon Remembrance Sunday parade. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Royal British Legion Standards at Clevedon Remembrance Sunday parade.    Picture: MARK ATHERTONRoyal British Legion Standards at Clevedon Remembrance Sunday parade. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Clevedon Scouts at Clevedon Remembrance Sunday parade.    Picture: MARK ATHERTONClevedon Scouts at Clevedon Remembrance Sunday parade. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Clevedon Guides at Clevedon Remembrance Sunday parade.    Picture: MARK ATHERTONClevedon Guides at Clevedon Remembrance Sunday parade. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Clevedon Firefighters at Clevedon Remembrance Sunday parade.    Picture: MARK ATHERTONClevedon Firefighters at Clevedon Remembrance Sunday parade. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

St John Ambulance at Clevedon Remembrance Sunday parade.    Picture: MARK ATHERTONSt John Ambulance at Clevedon Remembrance Sunday parade. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

ATC cadets at Clevedon Remembrance Sunday parade.    Picture: MARK ATHERTONATC cadets at Clevedon Remembrance Sunday parade. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Wreath-laying at a Remembrance Day service in St Andrew's Church in Backwell.Wreath-laying at a Remembrance Day service in St Andrew's Church in Backwell.

Members of the community laying wreaths in Backwell.Members of the community laying wreaths in Backwell.

Villagers in Yatton marking Remembrance Sunday.Villagers in Yatton marking Remembrance Sunday.

The Remebrance Sunday service in Yatton.The Remebrance Sunday service in Yatton.

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