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Fifth annual 'Ride to the Wall' in pictures

Bikers arriving for the fifth annual Ride to the Wall Photo: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

The fifth annual Ride to the Wall is taking place in Staffordshire.The annual ride brings motorcyclists together to attend a memorial service at the National Memorial Arboretum (NMA) on the first Saturday in October, to remember the fallen.

Bikers arriving for the fifth annual Ride to the Wall Credit: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

This annual ride brings motorcyclists from near & far together to attend a memorial service at the National Memorial Arboretum, in order to remember those who can no longer ride by our side.

– Martin Dickinson, Ride to the Wall Founder
Bikers arriving for the fifth annual Ride to the Wall Credit: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

Since the first ride in 2008, Ride to the Wall ave raised almost £150,000 for the NMA.

The funds raised go towards the upkeep of the Arboretum, which is home to the largest memorial outside of the capital, the Armed Forces Memorial wall.

Bikers arriving for the fifth annual Ride to the Wall Credit: Rui Vieira/PA Wire