Huddersfield Town are leading the town's commemorations this afternoon with a minute's silence ahead of their home game against Rochdale at 3pm.
Members of the Armed Forces have been invited to attend the match
Hundreds of people filled Halifax Minster in Yorkshire to pay their respects to the six soldiers killed in Afghanistan earlier this week.
The Archbishop of York has offered his prayers to the military families mourning their loss this week.
The family of Sgt Nigel Coupe have paid a moving tribute to the highest ranking of the six British soldiers killed by a Taliban bomb.