In Pictures: Remembrance Sunday

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The nation fell silent at 11am as people across the country reflected on the sacrifices made by fallen soldiers on Remembrance Sunday.

The Prince of Wales laid the first of many wreaths at the Cenotaph. It was a scene repeated at war memorials around the country.

The Prince of Wales lays a wreath on behalf of the Queen
The Prince of Wales lays a wreath on behalf of the Queen (Dominic Lipinski/PA)

The Prince of Wales laying a wreath
(Harland Quarrington/MOD Crown Copyright/PA)

The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh
The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh observed from a balcony (Dominic Lipinski/PA)

The Duchess of Cambridge and the Countess of Wessex
The Duchess of Cambridge attended the service alongside the Countess of Wessex (Dominic Lipinski/PA)

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn stands next to Prime Minister Theresa May, with former prime ministers Tony Blair (left) and Sir John Major behind them
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn stands next to Prime Minister Theresa May, with former prime ministers Tony Blair, left, and Sir John Major behind them (Dominic Lipinski/PA)

Prime Minister Theresa May stands with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn
(Dominic Lipinski/PA)

Former prime minister David Cameron walks through Downing on his way to the service Street
Former prime minister David Cameron walks through Downing on his way to the service Street (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

At the going down of the sun, and in the morning. We will remember them. #TwoMinuteSilence#RemembranceSundaypic.twitter.com/w2Hrr8vB8Z

-- Royal British Legion (@PoppyLegion) November 12, 2017

Prince Andrew, Prince Harry and the Duke of Cambridge
Prince Andrew, Prince Harry and the Duke of Cambridge (Dominic Lipinski/PA)

The Duke of Cambridge,  left, and Prince Harry, watched by Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, bow their heads in respect after laying wreaths
The Duke of Cambridge,
left, and Prince Harry, watched by Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, bow their heads in respect after laying wreaths (Dominic Lipinski/PA)

Lochaber Schools Pipe Band, as veterans attend a Remembrance Sunday Service in Fort William
Lochaber Schools Pipe Band, as veterans attend a Remembrance Sunday Service in Fort William (Andrew Milligan/PA)

Veterans attend a Remembrance Sunday Service in Fort William
Veterans attend a Remembrance Sunday Service in Fort William (Andrew Milligan/PA)