Veterans, members of the armed forces and community groups turned out to mark Armed Forces Day in Bideford yesterday (Monday).

Bideford honoured members of the armed forces both past and present with a flag raising ceremony yesterday (Monday) in Victoria Park.

A parade marched down the Quay for Armed Forces Day before the ceremony.

Veterans, mayors and community groups all took part in the parade.

A free Armed Forced Exhibition will be held on Thursday, Friday and Saturday at Pilton Community College.

Veterans are invited to visit with their families.

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