LEIGH commemorated Remembrance Sunday with a service and parade in the town. 

The Parade assembled at Marsh Gymnasium Ullswater Street, Leigh at 10.15am proceeding at 10.30am to the Cenotaph in Church Street Gardens via Railway Road, Market Street, Lord Street, Charles Street and Church Street.

The Service at the Cenotaph was conducted by the Clergy of Leigh during which wreaths were laid by the various organisations.

The deputy mayor, Cllr Marie Morgan, laid a wreath on behalf of the council.

There was then a return procession at the conclusion of the service, with the route taken via Church Street, Vernon Street, Lord Street, Union Street, Bradshawgate, Market Street and St Mary's Way to the Town Hall Square.

A salute was taken on the Town Hall Square when the parade passed along Market Street and those assembled on the Town Hall Square were thanked for their attendance.