North East Armed Forces Day

Parades and services will take place across the region to mark Armed Forces Day.

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Region marks Armed Forces Day

Lord Lieutenant Nigel Sherlock presents Diamond Jubilee medals at a ceremony in Newcastle's Exhibition Park. Credit: ITV News

Parades and services are being held across the region for Armed Forces Day in honour of those who serve.

The day honours the outstanding contributions made by current members of the Armed Forces and by veterans of all ages.

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