Auschwitz remains one of the most harrowing images of World War Two.
Hundreds of thousands of people were transported across Europe to the Nazi death camp.
Last week, twenty-four students from Cumbria made the emotional journey to Poland to learn what the victims went through.
Our correspondent Dan Ashby reports, his report contains some distressing images:
At 11 o'clock this morning, much of the region fell silent, to remember those who have lost their lives in war.
It's the 95th anniversary of the end of World War One.
Memorial services have been held in Cumbria, Dumfries and Galloway and the South of Scotland to remember those who have lost their lives in war.
Jenny Longden reports: