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Isle of Man veterans attend Armed Forces Day

Isle of Man Veterans
Image caption The Manx education minister said Isle of Man school pupils will take part in this year's event in an effort to "link the past and the present in a way which cannot be duplicated in the classroom"

Manx veterans have been joined by serving military personnel in a march to mark the Isle of Man's Armed Forces Day.

The event began at 15:15 BST on Douglas promenade on Sunday.

The day is designed to raise awareness of the contribution made by those who serve and have served in the Forces.

For the seventh time in the eight-year history of the event, students from the island's secondary schools joined in the march and service.

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