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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Bell ringing

11 November, 2018

The bells of Winchester Cathedral will be rung half-muffled between 9.20 am and 10 am, and then un-muffled at 12.30 pm and 7.05 pm to commemorate the centenary of the Armistice.

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Armistice Day Ringing

11 November, 2018

Lichfield Cathedral will be ringing their bells on Sunday 11 November to mark Remembrance Sunday and the Centenary of the Signing of the Armistice at 1230.

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Exeter Cathedral

11 November, 2018

The Cathedral’s bells will ring half muffled at 1110 and again at approximately 1230 following the service of remembrance

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12.30

11 November, 2018

Ringing at Chester Cathedral and at Old St Mary’s, Chester

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St Michaels South Yardley

11 November, 2018

Ringing of our two bells for 14 minutes (1 minute for each100 bell ringers who fell in the war), commencing at 12.30pm

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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 […]

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