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Cambridge honours servicemen and women on Remembrance Sunday


By Gemma Gardner


Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell
Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell

Cambridge fell silent on Remembrance Sunday to honour the sacrifices of servicemen and women in conflicts past and present.

Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell

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Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell Remembrance Day at the War Memorial on Hills Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell

Hundreds attended a Service of Remembrance yesterday (November 12) at the War Memorial in Hills Road where a two-minute silence and wreath-laying service was held. Cambridge mayor Cllr George Pippas laid a wreath on behalf of the city.

The deputy mayor, Cllr Nigel Gawthrope, led a civic procession of councillors, honorary councillors, and officers to the Service of Remembrance at Great St Mary’s Church.

Cllr Pippas also attended a service at the Cambridge Salvation Army on Tenison Road.

View our gallery from the Veterans’ Day at the Cambridge American Cemetery at Madingley.



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