Tens of thousands of people are expected in Manchester to mark the centenary of the Battle of the Somme.
A parade featuring military personnel and descendants of those who fought at the Somme will leave Albert Square at 2pm, continuing along John Dalton Street and Deansgate to finish at Manchester Cathedral, where a service of remembrance will be held at 3pm.
Colour Sergeant Lee Vout and Major Andy Holsgrove told us about their relatives who fought in the Battle of Somme.
Duke of York and George Osborne were among the 1,000 guests at a moving commemoration service at Manchester Cathedral
The extraordinary sight of 'ghost soldiers' wandering through streets and train stations has provoked a huge reaction
Transport for Greater Manchester joined City Council and Network Rail as the country marks the centenary of the Battle of the Somme.