Tag Archives: Remembrance Day

Today is Remembrance Sunday

Last week I asked the gentleman selling poppies in the supermarket foyer if there would still be a gathering at the Memorial today. He said there would be no parade or service as there had been in recent years, but … Continue reading

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11th Hour, 11th Day, 11th month

Big Ben is being repaired, but they played a recording of the bongs at 11am this morning. Hubby and I were in the car, but in previous years we have been in supermarkets, shopping malls, even just walking down the … Continue reading

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Armistice Day

Eleven O’clock, on the Eleventh Day of the Eleventh Month will see the UK hold a two minute silence. Many will remember their loved ones lost in conflict. Most will not need a specific day or time to remember.

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