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Services Held For Rememberance Sunday

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12:04am 10th November 2013

Services are being held across Dorset this morning for Remembrance Sunday.

West Dorset and Weymouth and Portland Borough Council have both been flying flags over the weekend as a mark of respect.

Councillor Peter Stein will be representing West Dorset District Council are at a service this morning at Crossways Village Hall - a wreath will also be laid at the RAF Warmwell Memorial.

Deputy Mayor of Weymouth and Portland Councillor Kate Wheller will be attending memorial events on Portland.

She'll be laying a wreath at the Portland Cenotaph and attending a lunch time service at the American Memorial in Victoria Gardens.

And in Weymouth Mayor Councillor Ray Banham will join in the laying of wreaths at the Cenotaph before a march past to the American War Memorial.

For this service William Street to King Street will be closed to traffic from 10.20am until noon approximately. There will also be traffic diversions in place from noon until approximately 12.30pm on the Esplanade between King Street and the Kings Statue for the US Memorial wreath laying ceremony. Local diversions will be fully signed.

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