Today will be the Remembrance Day Parade, it is the closest Sunday to 11th November. Here is a picture of the Cenotaph in London, where many members of the Royal Family, Religious Leaders, Members of Parliament, members from the Armed Forces and other organisations will stand for a 2 minute silence. The event will be … Read moreRemembrance Day Parade
Today is officially known as Remembrance Day. At the 11th hour, of the 11th day, of the 11th month, a 2 minute silence will be held around the world to remember those who gave their lives during World War I, World War II and current wars being fought around the world. ‘In Flanders Fields’ was … Read moreRemembrance Day
Today is officially Remembrance Sunday where members of different organisations will march through town centres and gather at Cenotaphs to pay their respects for fallen soldiers during the wars. Check out BBC 1 at around 10.30 to watch the ceremony at the Cenotaph in London.
In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are the Dead. Short days ago We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, Loved and were loved, and now we lie In … Read moreRemembrance Day
Don’t forget your 2 minutes of silence at 11am.
Don’t forget you can still get your Poppy from the Main School Office- there is no set price but a sensible donation is asked for.
Today is the Remembrance Sunday Parade- don’t forget you can watch it on the television from 10.30am on BBC 1.