Pictures that capture the brilliance of Ripon Armed Forces Day

Ripon proudly celebrated the outstanding contribution of its armed forces at the weekend, with a day packed full of displays, live music and moving commemorations.

Monday, 1st July 2019, 2:23 pm
The Mayor and Mayoress of Ripon, Eamon Parkin and Sarah Henry, have a go at first aid with the Ripon Army Cadets.

Ripon Armed Forces Day was organised by Ripon City Festivals, in partnership with the Rotary Club of Ripon Rowels - join us as we take a look through some of the Ripon Gazette's best photographs from the event.

Picture: Gerard Binks.
Picture: Gerard Binks.
Picture: Gerard Binks.
The Harrogate and District Sea Cadets band playing in the Market Square. Picture: Gerard Binks.
Picture: Gerard Binks.
13-year-old Matthew Fenlon covered in bandages thanks to Tristan Harris of Ripon Army Cadets.
The West Yorkshire Brass Band playing in the Market Square.
The Harrogate and District Sea Cadets band playing in the Market Square.
Nine-year-old Bethany Murphy has a go with Resus Annie with Tom Kirer of the Ripon Air Cadets. Picture: Gerard Binks.
Five-year-old Verity Cooper had a go with a metal detector with the help of Siana Landreth of the Ripon Armt Cadets. Picture: Gerard Binks.
Picture: Gerard Binks.