Barnsley East MP joins Remembrance Day parade at Hoyland

On Sunday MP for Barnsley East Stephanie Peacock attended the Remembrance Day event in Hoyland.

The annual event commemorated those who have fallen serving their country.

The MP joined the parade at the Kirk Balk cemetery gates, before moving to the Kirk Balk cenotaph.

Following the parade and short service, Stephanie joined in with observing the traditional two-minutes silence and laid a wreath at the cenotaph memorial.

She reflected: “I was honoured to lay a wreath and take part in the very moving Remembrance Day memorial in Hoyland.

“The day is incredibly important, and gives us all the opportunity to remember those who have made the ultimate sacrifice to defend our freedoms.”

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