PICTURES: Ilkeston falls silent to remember fallen on Armistice Day

Ilkeston Armistice Day open air service at the Ilkeston cenotaph memorial.
Ilkeston Armistice Day open air service at the Ilkeston cenotaph memorial.

Crowds turned out to pay their respects to the fallen on Armistice Day in Ilkeston.

The service took place in the Market Place at the cenotaph memorial on Saturday.

Ilkeston Armistice Day open air service at the Ilkeston cenotaph memorial.

Ilkeston Armistice Day open air service at the Ilkeston cenotaph memorial.

It was one of a number of commemoration events held across Derbyshire and the whole country.

See our pictures below from the service.

Ilkeston Armistice Day open air service at the Ilkeston cenotaph memorial.

Ilkeston Armistice Day open air service at the Ilkeston cenotaph memorial.

Ilkeston Armistice Day open air service at the Ilkeston cenotaph memorial led by the Rev Christine French with RBL Ilkeston Branch president John Cam and the Mayor of Erewash Mary Hopkinson and her consort Peter Hopkinson.

Ilkeston Armistice Day open air service at the Ilkeston cenotaph memorial led by the Rev Christine French with RBL Ilkeston Branch president John Cam and the Mayor of Erewash Mary Hopkinson and her consort Peter Hopkinson.