It was a wet start to the day, as people gathered in the Flat Iron car park to await the start of the procession

Chorley Remembrance Day 2018: In pictures

It was a wet morning, but that didn't stop hundreds of people turning out to the Flat Iron car park and Astley Park to mark the Armistice.

On the eleventh day of the eleventh month, 100 years since the end of the First World War, they gathered to ensure we would never forget.

Wreaths of poppies wait to be placed in front of a remembrance garden at Astley Park

5. A sea of red

Wreaths of poppies wait to be placed in front of a remembrance garden at Astley Park
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There was an impressive attendance by a number of youth groups

6. Young cadets

There was an impressive attendance by a number of youth groups
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People queued along the park patch to get near to the war memorial

7. Standing room only

People queued along the park patch to get near to the war memorial
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Hundreds came to watch the service, and a big screen was installed for those who couldn't get near

8. Huge turn-out

Hundreds came to watch the service, and a big screen was installed for those who couldn't get near
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