North East Lincolnshire Council’s Armed Forces Day 2018 (AFD18) was held at Cleethorpes as part of a full weekend of celebration of the important works done by our Armed Forces, Reservists, Veterans and their families, with the ‘build-up’ which started on Friday 29th June 2018.
The aim is to promote and ensure full engagement with both the armed forces family across the region.
I was lucky to get an “access all areas” pass with two other photographer friends. We have between us produced over 100 images of the weekend for the organisers.
It was incredibly well organised, and added to that, the weather was perfect – hot, and sunny for the full weekend. The crowds who came had a wonderful time, and it was fantastic to see the beaches so crowded. I’m sure all the traders did great business. Here are just a few images from the day…