Tameside rememberance services see some of the biggest turnouts for years



More than twenty organised events across tameside saw communities come out in their biggest numbers for years. War veterans and school children stood side by side.

Tameside's Mayor Cllr.Joe kitchen was at ceremonies in Ashton and Hyde.

He said "there was a big increase in the attendances it was good to see. I was at Godley on monday, and over 60 people attended including youngsters from Hyde Clarendon College, it brought tears to the soldiers eyes".