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Services across Wales on Remembrance Sunday

Thousands attended the Welsh National War Memorial in Cardiff.

Services have been held across Wales to mark Remembrance Sunday.

Veterans, serving soldiers, dignitaries, cadets and members of the public laid wreaths and observed two minutes' silence in memory of those members of the armed forces who have lost their lives in conflict.

Many hundreds more were at a ceremony at the Cenotaph in Newport.

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The Queen lays a wreath at the Cenotaph war memorial

The Queen lays a wreath at the foot of the Cenotaph memorial Credit: PA Wire

The Queen has laid a wreath at the foot of the Cenotaph memorial to honour British service personnel who have died during conflict.

A two-minute silence was observed by military veterans, political and religious figures and other royal dignitaries.

Wales commemorates fallen soldiers

Nearly 300,000 Welsh soldiers fought in the first world war Credit: PA

Wales will fall silent today as the country remembers those who have fought in wars over the last century.

Veterans, army cadets and serving soldiers will join communities across the country to commemorate thousands of fallen soldiers.

Events are taking place throughout Wales with Remembrance Parades being held in Cardiff, Newport, Swansea and Wrexham.

A two-minute silence will be held at 11am to mark the ending of the Great War in 1918.