VIDEO: Lest we forget — honouring our heroes

Ilkeston honoured those who have given their lives in battle as Remembrance events struck a poignant note.

More than 100 people attended Sunday’s service at the cenotaph and Monday’s rain didn’t put people off gathering on the Market Place for a two-minute silence for Armistice Day.

Ilkeston Remembrance day parade.

Ilkeston Remembrance day parade.

People wore their poppies with pride as they watched wreaths being laid in memory of the fallen.