On 11 November 2018, 10,000 members of the public will have the unique 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, will recognise the significance of the end of the First World War, and the sacrifice made by so many men and women during the war.

Here you can find out more about the procession, and about other events taking place for Armistice day, and how you can get involved.

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

The Nation’s Thank You Procession will allow 10,000 members of the public to pass the Cenotaph and help express the nation's thanks to the generation that served, and those that never returned.

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Bells to ring out and 10,000 to march past the Cenotaph as the nation says ‘thank you’

10,000 people will march past the Cenotaph on 11 November in ‘A Nation’s Thank you – The People’s Procession’

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Armistice Bell Ringing

11 November, 2018

Bells will ring out at the Cathedral Church of St Mary and St Boniface, Plymouth to commemorate 100 years since the end of the Great War.

Ringing to Commemorate the Centenary of the Armistice

11 November, 2018

Ringing church bells of St James the Great, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria LA14 5UE Service Ringing 10 – 10.30am general ringing on half-muffled bells Ringing Remembers 12.30 – 2pm general ringing on open bells Battle’s Over 6.45pm Prayers 6.50pm Reading of ‘Tribute to the Millions’ 6.55pm The Last Post 7.00pm Reading of Poem – The Call of […]


Bentley Hampshire Ringing to Remember

11 November, 2018

Sunday 11th November 2018. Following the National ringing at 12.30pm the bellringers at St.Marys Church Bentley Hampshire would like to mark this occasion by having open ringing with talks about bells and bellringing from 1pm until 2.30pm with the opportunity for any parishioner/visitor to view the ringing and if they have a personal ringing request, […]

Old Bolingbroke Ringers remember

11 November, 2018

As part of the national Ringing Remembers initiative, a totallynew ringing band has been formed at St Peter & St Paul Church, Old Bolingbroke, Lincolnshire. Our first ring for a service is to be at our Harvest Festival, and on 11/11 we shall ring in the morning half muffled and at 12.30 with open bells.

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