15 amazing pictures of Portsmouth's Armed Forces Day on Southsea Common

Portsmouth's Armed Forces Day event returned to Southsea Common on Saturday.

The special celebration for Portsmouth's Armed Forces Day saw parades, music, military vehicles, parachute jumps and a full Red Arrows display across the Solent.

There was also a Royal Navy parachute jump, military parades and vehicles, and live music. Funfair rides, a free climbing wall, laser tag and obstacle course helped to keep children and adults entertained.

World of Warships, the world leading naval battle online game, sponsored the event and had a photo booth for visitors to enjoy. Game stations with a special D-Day mode were also available for adults and children to play.