In pictures: Community joins forces for Homecoming Parade in Fleetwood

Following poignant ceremonies to mark the Armistice of the First World War, the community came together for The Final Homecoming Parade.

Tuesday, 13th November 2018, 4:38 pm
Updated Tuesday, 13th November 2018, 4:44 pm
Final Homecoming Parade in Fleetwood to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War

It took place on Monday morning and saw crowds line the streets in Fleetwood to watch the costumed parade wind its way through the town. Around 900 people took part, many of whom were children from local schools who were dressed in wartime costume, alongside veterans and personnel still serving. Coun Terry Rogers, Town Council chairman, said: “As far as Fleetwood is concerned we have done our town proud with Remembrance Day and centenary commemorations.”

Final Homecoming Parade in Fleetwood to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War.
Final Homecoming Parade in Fleetwood to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War.
Final Homecoming Parade in Fleetwood to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War.
Final Homecoming Parade in Fleetwood to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War
Final Homecoming Parade in Fleetwood to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War
Final Homecoming Parade in Fleetwood to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War. Pictured is Ruby Bradford, 7, from Flakefleet Primary School.
Final Homecoming Parade in Fleetwood to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War
Final Homecoming Parade in Fleetwood to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War.