Earlier today , thousands of people across the East Midlands stopped to remember those killed in conflict around the world.
On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, people paused for two minutes to pay their respects to those who gave their lives, for our freedom.
The last surviving widow of a World War one veteran laid a wreath in honour of her husband on today, her 93rd birthday, at a remembrance service at the National Memorial Arboretum near Burton-upon-Trent. Chris Halpin reports.
What is thought to be the oldest surviving poppy from the battlefields of the First World War is being put up for auction in Dorset. The poppy was taken from the trenches of Arras in Northern France in May 1916 - by a 17-year-old British soldier called Private Cecil Roughton.
It is one of only a handful that survived the Great War. The auction will take place on December 6th. The interviewee is Amy Brennan from Duke's Auctioneers.
Events commemorating Armistice Day will take place across the East and West Midlands at 11 o clock to remember the fallen.
A number of services were also held across the region yesterday on Remembrance Sunday.
One of the largest services of remembrance will take place at the National Memorial Arboretum at Alrewas in Staffordshire, where 93-year-old Dorothy Ellis, the last surviving WWI widow, will lay a wreath with a group of cadets.