Sutton commemorates the fallen with trio of soldier silhouettes

Remembrance Sunday in Sutton. Picture: IAN STACEY.

Remembrance Sunday in Sutton. Picture: IAN STACEY. - Credit: Archant

Sutton commemorated the fallen with the creation and installation of a trio of soldier silhouettes on the roundabout, bowed head towards a cross of remembrance.

Sutton's church was lit, in red, to salute and remember those who fought and fell, as well as those

Sutton's church was lit, in red, to salute and remember those who fought and fell, as well as those who came back. Picture: IAN STACEY. - Credit: Archant

On Thursday evening Mike Petty gave a talk about “Zeppelins over Sutton, and the Fens in WW1”. On Friday and Saturday evening there was a shadow on Sutton Church.

The Remembrance Sunday parade in the morning from the Royal British Legion to the church saw more than 400 people join in and parade to the church for the service of commemoration.

The service was followed in the afternoon and evening by “Reflections on World War 1” in the church, a collection of readings and poems, stories and music from the time.

The Remembrance Sunday parade in the morning from the Royal British Legion to the church saw more th

The Remembrance Sunday parade in the morning from the Royal British Legion to the church saw more than 400 people join in and parade to the church for the service of commemoration. Picture: DAVE SMITH. - Credit: Archant

Lastly, the church was lit, in red, to salute and remember those who fought and fell, as well as those who came back.

The Remembrance Sunday parade in the morning from the Royal British Legion to the church saw more th

The Remembrance Sunday parade in the morning from the Royal British Legion to the church saw more than 400 people join in and parade to the church for the service of commemoration. Picture: DAVE SMITH. - Credit: Archant

Remembrance Sunday in Sutton. Picture: IAN STACEY.

Remembrance Sunday in Sutton. Picture: IAN STACEY. - Credit: Archant

Remembrance Sunday in Sutton. Picture: IAN STACEY.

Remembrance Sunday in Sutton. Picture: IAN STACEY. - Credit: Archant

Sutton's church was lit, in red, to salute and remember those who fought and fell, as well as those

Sutton's church was lit, in red, to salute and remember those who fought and fell, as well as those who came back. Picture: IAN STACEY. - Credit: Archant

More than 400 people filled the church in Sutton for the service of commemoration. Picture: DAVE SMI

More than 400 people filled the church in Sutton for the service of commemoration. Picture: DAVE SMITH. - Credit: Archant


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