Remembering the fallen

War heroes remembered across the Westcountry

Live updates

Armistice Day in the West Country

People came to standstill across the West Country today to remember those who lost their lives in war. This year is the 95th anniversary of the signing of the Armistice - which brought World War One to an end.

Children gathered with members of the armed forces to pay title page their respects in Bristol this morning, with minutes of silence held at services across the West.

Laura Makin-Isherwood reports.


Westcountry remembers on 11/11

People be will gathering for a minutes silence across the region today to remember those who lost their lives in war and to mark the anniversary of World War One.

Over the weekend thousands turned out for the official Remembrance Day parade in Bristol's city centre. Armistice day takes place every year on the 11th November.


Back to top