& Video: Highbridge
turns out to mark Remembrance Day
of residents in Highbridge took part in a Remembrance Day ceremony
in the town on Sunday.
event began with a parade of dozens of youngsters through the town
to St John's Church, as show in the video below.
remembrance service was led by Rev Sharon Crossman and was then
followed by wreath-laying at the war memorial.
Last Post was played by Highbridge trumpet player Francis Fear,
followed by the customary two minutes silence. Traffic on the A38
also came to a halt with drivers observing the moment.
Mayor, Cllr Michael Clarke, and other local councillors were among
the dignitaries taking part in the special event.
the groups laying wreaths were Highbridge Scouts, Guides, Brownies
and Cubs, St John Ambulance Badgers plus local Army and Sea Cadets.
of the town's police force, Royal British Legion and Highbridge
Chamber of Trade also paid their respects.