Thousands gathered across the Calendar region today to honour the servicemen and women of the armed forces.
In Doncaster, former paratrooper Ben Parkinson attended the Remembrance Day Service - and walked at his full height for the first time since an explosion in Afghanistan in 2006.
Adam Fowler was there:
Ben Parkinson, Britain's most badly injured soldier, has laid a wreath in his home town walking on his new prosthetic legs.Read the full story ›
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Britain's most badly injured soldier is to lay a wreath on his new prosthetic legs in his home town of Doncaster in honour of those who have fallen in battle.
The recovery of injured Afghanistan veteran Ben Parkinson has amazed doctors - he has taken on feats of endurance that would even be a challenge to able-bodied veterans. But Ben Parkinson, from Doncaster, has thrown down the gauntlet to the Princess Royal no less - to join him on his latest venture. He challeneged Princess Anne to a parachute jump when he met her at a royal garden party. Michael Billington was there..
Ben Parkinson, the Army's most injured survivor of the Afghan war, will today become the first British soldier to undergo a new treatment on his injuries.
The former paratrooper from Doncaster, starts a month long course of high-pressure oxygen therapy in Scotland to help treat his brain injuries and improve his speech and memory.
Injured Doncaster Paratrooper Ben Parkinson has set of for pioneering treatment in Scotland, as he continues his recovery. Ben lost his legs as well as suffering brain injuries in a bomb blast in Afghanistan. He's now to become the first British soldier to be given oxygen therapy to treat his chronic injuries. Michael Billington reports.
Injured paratrooper Ben Parkinson is presenting awards in Sheffield later to young people with learning difficulties and disabilities who've learned to use public transport to travel independently to and from school.
Independent Travel Training - known as Indetravel - helps young people develop the skills and confidence to use public transport to get to school, college or work placements.
Before the Sheffield City Council run project was launched in 2009, youngsters with autism, Down's syndrome or other disabilities would have had to rely on minibuses or taxis.
Former paratrooper Ben Parkinson will be taking part in the Brigg 10K's Military Challenge race.
Ben lost both his legs in Afghanistan in 2006, and was guest of honour at the race last year, which is held to raise money for the Poppy Appeal.