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World's last remaining Swordfish plane to drop poppies on Armistice Day

World's last remaining Swordfish plane to drop poppies on Armistice Day Credit: PA/Patrick Pleu

Armistice Day will be celebrated at events across the South West today.

At Yeovilton in Somerset, the world's last remaining Swordfish aeroplane will drop thousands of poppies over the Remembrance service at St Bartholomew's Fleet Air Arm Memorial Church.

World's last remaining Swordfish plane to drop poppies on Armistice Day Credit: ITV News

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Duke of York to attend Falklands memorial service at Yeovilton

The Duke of York marching with the Fleet Air Arm on the 25th anniversary of the Falklands Conflict Credit: Tim Graham/WPA Rotal/PA Wire

It has been announced that the Duke of York will be attending a Falklands Memorial service at the Fleet Air Arm church in Yeovilton. Prince Andrew served in the Fleet Air Arm during the war, which came to an end 30 years ago today.