Services will be held throughout the region today, to remember fallen service men and women.
Thousands of people turned out to pay their respects at Remembrance Day parades yesterday, among them 96-year old veteran Ernest Adams, from South Elmsall near Pontefract, who hasn't missed a memorial since the age of four.
Relatives of murdered soldier Lee Rigby will attend an Armistice Day service in Bury. The Royal Fusilier died after being attacked in London earlier this year. His mother Lyn is expected to give a reading at the regimental museum later this morning.
David Hirst reports on the Remembrance parade and service at South Elmsall, near Pontefract - and how its of special importance to 96-year-old veteran Ernest Adams, who hasn't missed the annual Armistice memorial day since attending his first service in 1921.