A number of Remembrance Day services are taking place across the borough which will be attended by the Mayor of Sefton, councillors and council officers.

They will all remember those who died in conflict at services being held on Sunday, November 11.

The Mayor and Mayoress of Sefton, Cllrs Kevin and Linda Cluskey, will attend a morning service at the war memorial at King’s Gardens, Bootle at 10.55am. They will also be present at an afternoon service at Holy Trinity Church, Rosemary Lane, Formby at 3pm.

Councillors and other Sefton Council representatives will be present at a total of 11 services being held on Sunday, November 11 throughout the borough.

These will be held at other locations in Aintree, Ainsdale, Crosby, Waterloo, Hightown, Ince Blundell, Litherland, Maghull and Southport.

In previous years the number of members of the public attending the services has increased and people are advised to arrive in plenty of time.

Mayor of Sefton, Cllr Kevin Cluskey, said: “Councillors and council officers from Sefton make every effort to be present at the many services taking place across the borough, as we remember those who lost their lives in conflict past and present

“Remembrance Sunday is a day we remember all those who have given their lives for the peace and freedom we currently enjoy today.

“I hope many people attend the services held in Sefton and spend time to pause and reflect on the sacrifices made by our brave service men and women as we all owe a huge debt to those who lost their lives.”

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