King’s Lynn Remembrance Day 2017

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

Thousands attended the Remembrance Sunday wreath laying at King's Lynn's Tower Gardens.

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

Veterans and serving service personnel marched into the park from the Town Hall, led by a civic procession.

West Norfolk Mayor Carol Bower read the exhortation: 'They shall not grow old as we that are left grow old. Age shall not weary them or the years condemn.'

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

After a bugler played the Last Post and the crowd observed two minutes' silence, dignitaries, representatives of the armed services, veterans' associations and other groups laid their wreaths.

After a hymn and prayers led by the Revd Canon Christopher Ivory, vicar at Lynn Minster, the parade marched to the minster for a Remembrance service.

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

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Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Hundreds of people paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Archant