Photos: Padiham and Hapton honour war dead

Hundreds of Padiham and Hapton people paid a poignant tribute to the town’s war dead on Remembrance Sunday.

Crowds gathered around the local war memorials in the brilliant November sunshine to honour fallen heroes.

Veterans and Cadets at at Padiham remembrance Day. Photo: Bob Ashworth

Veterans and Cadets at at Padiham remembrance Day. Photo: Bob Ashworth

War veterans, families, Armed Forces cadets and children stood together in a solemn and silent tribute to the town’s men who died fighting for their country.

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