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Hundreds expected at Gravesend and Dartford Remembrance Sunday services today

PUBLISHED: 08:22 10 November 2013 | UPDATED: 08:22 10 November 2013

Remembrance Day in Gravesend last year

Remembrance Day in Gravesend last year

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Hundreds of people are expected to attend Remembrance Day services across Gravesend and Dartford this morning to pay their respects to those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice in war.

The main services will be at Dartford War Memorial Windmill Hill memorial gardens in Gravesend.

Click on the Remembrance Day panel on the home page for more features about Remembrance Day in the boroughs, as well as video, galleries and a five-minute guide to tracing your First World War relatives.

The Reporter will have journalists and photographers at services across the borough but we need your pictures too. The best ones will feature on our websites and in our print editions.

Check back later for coverage of today’s events. Please email photos in large resolution to kate.nelson@archant.co.uk.

Where the services will take place:

On Sunday November 10 at 10.45am, a procession will start from Dartford Borough Museum, Market Street, Dartford, ending at the Dartford War Memorial in Central Park. The remembrance service will be followed by a parade by members of local uniformed organisations.

Gravesend

At 11am on Sunday November 10, there will be a remembrance service at the Windmill Hill memorial gardens, Gravesend.

On Monday November 11 at 11am, there will be another remembrance service at Community Square, Gravesend.

Northfleet

On Sunday November 10 at 11am there will be a remembrance service at Northfleet War Memorial, The Hill, Northfleet.

Higham

At 11am on Sunday November 10, there will be a remembrance service at Higham War Wemorial, Higham.

Meopham

On Sunday November 10 at 11am there will be a remembrance service at Meopham War Memorial, Meopham Green, Meopham.

Dartford and Gravesend Remembrance Day 2013: List of services

The Reporter will have photographers out and about to capture events, which will be attended by veterans, scout and guide groups and local dignitaries.

If you would like to submit photos, please email them in large resolution to kate.nelson@archant.co.uk.

Dartford

On Sunday November 10 at 10.45am, a procession will start from Dartford Borough Museum, Market Street, Dartford, ending at the Dartford War Memorial in Central Park. The remembrance service will be followed by a parade by members of local uniformed organisations.

Gravesend

At 11am on Sunday November 10, there will be a remembrance service at the Windmill Hill memorial gardens, Gravesend.

On Monday November 11 at 11am, there will be another remembrance service at Community Square, Gravesend.

Northfleet

On Sunday November 10 at 11am there will be a remembrance service at Northfleet War Memorial, The Hill, Northfleet.

Higham

At 11am on Sunday November 10, there will be a remembrance service at Higham War Wemorial, Higham.

Meopham

On Sunday November 10 at 11am there will be a remembrance service at Meopham War Memorial, Meopham Green, Meopham.

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