On 11 November 2018, 10,000 members of the public had the opportunity to form a procession past the Cenotaph in central London, to pay tribute to those that served during the First World War.

This unique commemoration on the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Armistice, recognised the significance of the end of the First World War, and the sacrifice made by so many men and women during the war.

You can view images from the procession here.

A Nation’s Thank You - the People’s Procession

On 11 November 2018, members of the public took part in the procession and pay their respects to all those that served in the First World War.

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Armistice ringing

11 November, 2018

100 bell tolls on muffled tenor bell for 11am 1230 bell ringing

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100th Armistice Day Ringing

11 November, 2018

Rung at 12:30 on the 100th Armistice Day. For the local service, and National Service of Remembrance.

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Ring out for peace

11 November, 2018

Part of the nationwide 7:05pm “Ring out for Peace”, after beacons were lit to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I.

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Ring out for peace

11 November, 2018

Part of the nationwide 7:05pm “Ring out for Peace”, after beacons were lit to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I.

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Ringing for peace

11 November, 2018

Following the commemoration service at Shardlow St James and lighting of the beacon at 7.05 pm six bells were rung for 30 minutes.


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