Armed Forces personnel past and present were joined by local dignitaries, civic leaders and community organisations, with a parade from the Co-operative car park and a service at All Saints Church. Photos by Eric Gregory.
Salute for the fallen by former soldiers.
Standards are lowered for the Last Post.
The Last Post played by David Hill.
A wreath is laid by Amber Valley mayor Angela Ward.
The Deputy Lord Lieutenant of Derbyshire, Andrew Corcoran, lays a wreath.
The Ripley town wreath was placed by former mayor Shiela Emmas-Williams.
The largest crowd for many years enters the churchyard.
Jack Hewes and his children Ralph and Heidi look at one of the memorial displays.