Tag Archives: Remembrance Day

Tower of London ‘Poppies: Wave’ At Lincoln Castle

July 17th, 1914, marked the United Kingdom’s first full day of involvement in World War One. Exactly 100 years later, the moat of the Tower of London began to gradually fill with large ceramic poppies, in an art project named … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day at Vimy Ridge

Ninety five years ago today, at 11 in the morning on November 11th, 1918, the fighting of the Great War officially ended with the signing of the armistice. Over the previous four years, 9 million soldiers and goodness knows how … Continue reading

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