Memorials have taken place in the North West to mark the centenary of Britain's involvement in the first World War.
In Abram near Wigan memorial was unveiled to Corporal John Grimshaw who fought at the Gallipolli landing. Corporal Grimshaw was awarded one of the famous "six VCs before breakfast" for his part in the conflict. Veterans and serving soldiers were among those who attended.
To mark the centenary of the First World War we asked you to send in pictures of your loved ones who were involved.
To mark the centenary of the First World War, we asked you to send in pictures of loved ones who were involved. Here are a selection...
Lights went out over the North West last night to mark 100 years since the First World War. Click to see the gallery of viewer photos.