Armistice Day events

Explore this map to find events that took place commemorating the centenary of the end of the First World War and Armistice Day.

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Centenary of the Armistice

11 November, 2018 – Holy Trinity Church, Meole Brace, Shrewsbury, SY3 9HF

The bells of Holy Trinity Meole Brace, Shrewsbury, will ring half-muffled at 10.10 to commemorate the centenary of the Armistice. At 12.30 they will ring “open” as a message of peace and hope in the future.

Wilfred Owen Memorial

4 November, 2018 – Holy Trinity Church, Meole Brace, Shrewsbury, SY3 9HF

The bells of Holy Trinity, Meole Brace, Shrewsbury will ring half muffled on Sunday 4th November to commemorate the death of Shropshire War Poet Wilfred Owen on 4th Nov 1918.

Bellringing

11 November, 2018 –

The bells at St Helen’s , Tarporley, Cheshire will ring half muffled at 10.15 for half an hour before the Remembrance Day service. We will ring again with the bells open at 12.30 pm.

Ringing at St Wilfrid’s Davenham

11 November, 2018 – Church Street, Davenham, CW9 8NQ

Sunday 11th November 2018 10am Half-muffled Service Ringing 12.30pm Ringing Remembers 19.05pm Battle’s Over

Henry V at Chester Cathedral 

18 October, 2018 – Chester

Marking the centenary of the First World War Armistice, theatre company Antic Disposition present their critically acclaimed adaptation of Henry V in Chester Cathedral for three special performances.

War above the Trenches Film Screening 

11 November, 2018 – Bethesda Street Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 3DW

Celebrating the 100th anniversary of WW1 this feature drama documentary reveals how the airmen of the British and French fought a desperate aerial campaign

Film: ‘The Burying Party’ 

10 November, 2018 – 43 Church Street, Oswestry, SY11 2SZ

October 1918, the final month of World War One. Beginning with the extraordinary victory at Joncourt, war poet Wilfred Owen looks back on the final year of his life.