Fans fall silent for fallen soldiers

Thousands of football fans have paid a silent tribute to the six British soldiers killed in a bomb attack in Afghanistan.

A hush fell over the Galpharm Stadium, home of Huddersfield Town FC, the area of Yorkshire three of the men called home.

The stadium - full of home and visiting fans from Rochdale FC, went silent before kick-off as a mark of respect.

It is understood some of the men's families attended the game.

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Prayers for fallen British soldiers

Six British soldiers killed in Afghanistan are being remembered at church services in Yorkshire, Lancashire and Warminster.