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Remembrance Day

Ixworth Free School, near Bury St Edmunds, held a special assembly with the village's Royal British Legion on Friday, November 9, to mark 100 years since the end of the First World War.

Hundreds of people in Long Melford paid tribute to those who lost their lives at war with poignant commemorations in the village.

The largest crowds ever seen for a Remembrance service in Ipswich turned out pay their respects at the centenary Armistice Service at the Christchurch Park Cenotaph.

Beacons created a blaze of light at a poignant Suffolk ceremony to mark 100 years since the guns fell silent at the end of the First World War.

The people of Stowmarket came out in their numbers on Remembrance Sunday to pay tribute to those who lost their lives during conflict.

The largest crowds ever seen for a Remembrance service in Ipswich turned out pay their respects at the centenary Armistice Service at the Christchurch Park Cenotaph.

Serving military personnel joined crowds in the shadow of a newly unveiled war memorial to remember the fallen.

Remembrance events in Sudbury commenced at 6am when piper Tricia Drawbridge played Battle's O'er outside St Peter's against the backdrop of the striking poppy display.

Peace at last, and the lights blaze again across Suffolk and Essex. We celebrate with bands and bunting, parades and patriotic songs, and girls dancing around a fountain

Remembrance Sunday has dawned with moving ceremonies in towns and villages across the country as lone pipers played at war memorials to mark the end of the conflict.

As a tribute for the Armistice centenary, a group of photographer friends have created drawings in light of a "Tommy" figure at landmarks around north Essex.

On Sunday the world will fall silent for two minutes to mark one of the most poignant moments in world history - when the guns fell silent at the end of the First World War.

Youngster Frazer Hardman will attend an Armistice Day service at Christchurch Park this weekend wearing his late great grandad Basil 'Gordon' Catling's medals.

Students from three schools around the world have come together to mark the sacrifice of two brothers, and countless others, who gave their lives for war.

A special ceremony to dedicate a new war memorial for Red Lodge was held this week ahead of the centenary of the end of the First World War.

Peace at last - and 'all the brag and bluster of 30 years shown to be folly and impotence'. What the EADT was reporting 100 years ago

A school has unveiled a stunning art installation of 800 ceramic doves to commemorate the centenary of the First World War.

The extraordinary story of one Suffolk soldier's journey through the First World War is revealed in five historic telegrams.

Towns and villages across the region are set to mark of the centenary of the Armistice. Here are details of some of the main events being held in memory of the end of the First World War.

Triumphs and tears on the slow path to peace: How the EADT reported the last week of The Great War

John Powell RVM was in the army for more than 20 years, his daughter tells us his story ahead of Armistice Day.

Children at a Suffolk school showed off their artistic skills and added a splash of colour to stones as part of their Remembrance Day commemorations.

On Saturday Suffolk officially launched this year's Remembrance build-up - in what is almost certainly the most significant Armistice season that any of us can remember.

The centenary of the end of the First World War is now just three weeks away with ceremonies to mark the Armistice happening across the world as well as here at home in East Anglia.

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