marks Remembrance Day with parade and service
of residents in Highbridge took part in a Remembrance Day ceremony
in the town.
event began with a parade of dozens of youngsters along Church Street
to St John's Church.
remembrance service was led by Rev Sharon Crossman, followed by
the traditional wreath-laying at the war memorial.
Last Post was played by Highbridge trumpet player Francis Fear,
followed by the customary two minutes silence.
Mayor, Cllr Bill Hancock, and other local councillors were among
the dignitaries taking part in the special event.
the groups laying wreaths were Highbridge Scouts, Guides, Brownies,
Rainbows and Cubs, St John Ambulance Badgers, plus local Army and
of the town's police force, Royal British Legion and Highbridge
Chamber of Trade also paid their respects.
Bill Hancock told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Highbridge did itself
proud - it was a wonderful service and a moving ceremony afterwards."
councillor Janet Keen added: "It was a wonderful service and
ceremony - Highbridge's young people were a great credit to the
town today - they were all very respectful and well turned out."