Surrey stages remembrance parades

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Remembrance Day services have taken place across the borough in memory of those who have lost their lives in war.

Mayor of Surrey Heath, Cllr John May, was due to attend services at St Michael's Church in Camberley and the Church of St John the Baptist.

Other services were taking place at All Saints Church in Lightwater and St Lawrence Church in Cobham.

In Woking, a service was due to take place in the town square followed by a parade in Church Street East.

War zone

Mr May said: "Like the rest of the country, Surrey Heath will be marking Remembrance Sunday and remembering the brave men and women who fought for our country.

"It is a time when our thoughts are with all those who have lost loved ones but also families whose relatives are currently away in a war zone."

In Tandridge, remembrance services are taking place at St Bartholomew's Church in Burstow, Lingfield war memorial and Nutfield Memorial Hall.

Cllr Alan Jones, said: "The parades are a small gesture in memory of all those who have fought and lost their lives in wars."

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