South Sefton fall silent for Remembrance Day

HUNDREDS of people paid their respect to fallen soldiers last weekend as Remembrance Day events were held across south Sefton.

Residents, ex-servicemen and politicians gathered on the morning of Sunday, November 13 at war memorials in Crosby, Waterloo, Litherland and Bootle to commemorate those who have died in conflict.

Events were held at Alexandra Park in Crosby; Sefton Road’s War Memorial in Litherland; the Five Lamps War Memorial in Waterloo; and King’s Garden in Bootle.

Some of those in attendance included leader of Sefton Council, Ian Maher, Bootle MP Peter Dowd and Sefton Central MP Bill Esterson.