Robert Nicol, President of the Buxton branch of the Royal British Legion, lays a wreath.

Remembrance 2018: Poppy Garden service at Buxton's Sparrow Park in pictures

A weekend of remembrance in Buxton got underway on Friday with a short service in the Poppy Garden at Sparrow Park.

The service was led by the Rev Keith Cocking, while Mayor of the High Peak Linda Grooby and High Peak MP Ruth George attended to lay wreaths and give readings. Photos supplied by Roger Beverley.

The service was led by the Rev Keith Cocking. Members of the Buxton Royal British Legion were also present, along with the Poppy gardening team and children from St Anne's School.
The service was led by the Rev Keith Cocking. Members of the Buxton Royal British Legion were also present, along with the Poppy gardening team and children from St Anne's School.
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The Mayor of the High Peak Linda Grooby and High Peak MP Ruth George (pictured) attended to lay wreaths and give readings.
The Mayor of the High Peak Linda Grooby and High Peak MP Ruth George (pictured) attended to lay wreaths and give readings.
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RAF Corporal Tony Owens performed Going Home from Dvoks New World Symphony No  9.
RAF Corporal Tony Owens performed Going Home from Dvoks New World Symphony No 9.
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Chelsea Pensioner John Wiseman was in attendance at the service.
Chelsea Pensioner John Wiseman was in attendance at the service.
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