Remembrance Sunday throughout lockdown– in photos|UK news

 Remembrance Sunday throughout lockdown– in photos|UK news
  • George Bradford, 90, a previous Royal Marine, guarantees a window at the RBLI home in Aylesford, Kent

    George Bradford, 90, a former Royal Marine, stands behind a window at the RBLI home in Aylesford, Kent

  • Members of the armed forces march past the Cenotaph during the Remembrance Sunday service in Whitehall, London

    Members of the armed forces march past the Cenotaph during the Remembrance Sunday service in Whitehall, London

  • Bomber command veteran Alastair Lamb, 95, observes a two-minute silence at 11 am on Remembrance Sunday from the doorstep at his home in Stirling

    Bomber command veteran Alastair Lamb, 95, observes a two-minute silence at 11am on Remembrance Sunday from his doorstep at his home in Stirling

  • The silence is observed in Newbury, Berkshire

    The silence is observed in Newbury, Berkshire

  • A little number of serving and previous Royal Marine commandos gather at Task force Memorial in Spean Bridge, Scotland, to pay their respects to service workers who combated in the 2 world wars and subsequent conflicts

    A small number of serving and former Royal Marine commandos gather at Commando Memorial to commemorate and pay respect to service personnel who fought in the two world wars and subsequent conflicts

  • Seymour ‘Costs’ Taylor, 95, from Colchester in Essex, who acted as an able seaman in the Royal Navy onboard HMS Emerald throughout the D-day landings, joins neighbours in the street to observe the 2 minutes’ silence

    Seymour ‘Bill’ Taylor, 95, from Colchester in Essex, who served as an able seaman in the Royal Navy onboard HMS Emerald during the D-day landings, joins neighbours in the street to observe two minutes’ silence

  • Veteran Charlie MacVicar, who served for 23 years with Royal Scots (Edinburgh System) pays his aspects at the Royal British Legion Remembrance Garden in Grangemouth, which used to be home to Grangemouth airport, where Spitfire pilots trained during the 2nd world war

    Veteran Charlie MacVicar, who served for 23 years with Royal Scots (Edinburgh Unit) pays his respects at the Royal British Legion Remembrance Garden in Grangemouth, which used to be home to Grangemouth Airport where Spitfire pilots trained during the second world war

  • Second world war veteran Malcolm Clerc, 94, who served in the Navy Atlantic convoys, is seen with his child, Sally, after a socially distanced remembrance service in Knutsford, Cheshire

    Second world war veteran Malcolm Clerc, 94, who served in the Navy Atlantic convoys, is seen with his daughter, Sally, after a socially distanced remembrance service in Knutsford, Cheshire

  • 2 schoolgirls and their daddy prepare to lay a homemade wreath at the memorial garden in Abebargoed. Remembrance Sunday services were still able to go on regardless of the Covid-19 measures in place across the various nations of the UK. Each nation has issued standards to make sure the security of those participating

    Two schoolgirls and their father prepare to lay a homemade wreath ready to lay at the memorial garden in Abebargoed

  • Second world war veteran John Maffey, 93, bases on his doorstep in Knutsford, Cheshire, during the two minutes’ silence

    Second world war veteran John Maffey, 93, stands on his doorstep in Knutsford, Cheshire, during the two minutes’ silence

  • Pre-booked visitors at the National Memorial Arboretum in Alrewas, Staffordshire, observe the ‘virtual’ act of remembrance from the Army Memorial, which is being relayed online during Remembrance Sunday

    Pre-booked visitors at the National Memorial Arboretum in Alrewas, Staffordshire, observe the ‘virtual’ act of remembrance from the Armed Forces Memorial, which is being broadcast online during Remembrance Sunday

  • Chelsea Pensioners see a Remembrance Sunday service from their windows at the Royal Health Center Chelsea

    Chelsea Pensioners watch a Remembrance Sunday service from their windows at the Royal Hospital Chelsea

  • Callum Barnard, 27, with a wreath on Remembrance Sunday near Whitehall, main London. People had actually been asked to stay away from the Cenotaph for the first time because of the Covid-19 pandemic

    Callum Barnard, 27, lays a wreath on Remembrance Sunday for the first time despite lockdown restrictions in England. People had been asked to stay away from the cenotaph for the first time in history because of the continuing Covid-19 pandemic

  • Merchant navy veteran Expense Bennett, 94, uses his medals at his house in Kidderminster

    Merchant navy veteran Bill Bennett, 94, wears his medals at his home in Kidderminster

  • A veteran of the parachute program salutes in Falmouth, Cornwall

    A veteran of the parachute regiment salutes in Falmouth, Cornwall

  • Wreaths are laid at the war memorial outside the Windsor Parish Church of St John the Baptist

    Wreaths are laid at the war memorial outside the Windsor Parish Church of St John the Baptist

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