VIDEO: Children lay wreaths in Remembrance

Schoolchildren laid crosses at an Ilkeston cemetery this week ahead of Remembrance Day this Sunday.

The pupils from Chaucer Junior School joined members of the Ilkeston branch of the Ilkeston British Legion on Tuesday for the ceremony at Park Cemetery.

NILA 06-11-12 BE 5 Remebrance service withIlkeston branch of the royal British legion and local school children.

NILA 06-11-12 BE 5 Remebrance service withIlkeston branch of the royal British legion and local school children.

The Mayor of Erewash will join residents and civic guests for the Armistice Day parade through Ilkeston on Sunday.

The march will leave the South Street car park at 9.30am and make its way to St Mary’s Church for the Remembrance Service at 10.15am.

At 11am there will be a wreath-laying at the Cenotaph in Market Place.

Deputy Mayor Cllr Val Clare will attend a similar service in Long Eaton.