Ashington’s Remembrance Day Parade and Service will take place on Sunday 11 November.

This year will have added poignancy given the 100th anniversary of the ending of World War I with the event organised by the Ashington Branch of the Royal British Legion with support from Ashington Town Council.

The exact details of the Parade will be given nearer the time but the Service will take place at the Ashington Memorial Garden, on Kenilworth Road, at 11.00am.

In addition to the Parade and Service in Ashington town centre, a Remembrance Day Service will also be held at St. Andrew’s Church, in Bothal, at 3.00pm.