Crowds gather in Ypres for Armistice Day ceremony

Crowds have gathered at the Menin Gate in Ypres, Belgium, where the Duke of Edinburgh today honours fallen troops at the scene of some of the First World War's most deadly battles.

The Menin Gate in Ypres, where the Last Post ceremony takes place. Credit: ITV News
The Duke of Edinburgh will be among those paying tribute in Ypres. Credit: ITV News


Armistice Day commemorated

Acts of remembrance for Britain's war dead are taking place to mark Armistice Day, including a service at the national Armed Forces Memorial. The Duke of Edinburgh has also attended a service in Belgium.