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.

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

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

Armistice Day events

Commemorative and bell-ringing events that marked Armistice Day.

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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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Bellringing for Remberance

11 November, 2018

Open ringing rounds and call changes on eight to coincide with the lighting of beacons across the nation.

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Bell Ringing at Chelmsford Cathedral

11 November, 2018

Ringing half-muffled to 10.55am, open at 12.30 for Ringing Remembers and a quarter peal at 19.15 after showingthe film “All’s Quiet On The Western Front” at the Cathedral

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Ringing for peace

11 November, 2018

Ringng for peace. Bells to be and beacon to be lit. Free to all

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Ringing for Armistice Day

11 November, 2018

Half muffled rounds and call changes for laying of wreaths, & procession to Remembrance Service. Call Changes & Plain Hunt on open bells at 12.30 p.m. for People’s Procession past the Cenotaph.


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