Remembrance Day

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King Charles leads Remembrance Sunday for first time as monarch
Monarch lays wreath at Cenotaph in central London during ceremony watched by thousands of veterans

Haroon Siddique and agencies

13, Nov, 2022 @1:53 PM

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Warmest Armistice Day ever for England, Scotland and Northern Ireland
Three UK countries ‘way above where we should be for this time of year’ says Met Office forecaster

Damien Gayle Environment correspondent

11, Nov, 2022 @6:06 PM

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I climbed a mountain in the Lake District – to mark a two-minute silence with strangers
Every year, walkers from all over the north join members of the Fell and Rock Climbing Club on a trek up Great Gable in remembrance of those who have lost their lives in conflict

James Gingell

11, Nov, 2022 @7:00 AM

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White poppies gaining acceptance in UK, say campaigners
Concerns about conflicts and more young people becoming politicised thought to be behind increasing use of peace symbol

Ben Quinn

09, Nov, 2022 @1:12 PM

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Ministers back free train travel for military to remembrance services after outcry
Exclusive: former veterans minister Johnny Mercer and others had condemned plans to scrap free travel

Aubrey Allegretti Political correspondent and Jane Clinton

07, Oct, 2022 @10:58 PM

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Remembrance Day must be about all those who fought against fascism | Luke Turner
A global soldiers’ coalition won the second world war, says author Luke Turner

Luke Turner

14, Nov, 2021 @1:47 PM

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Queen pulls out of Remembrance Sunday events with sprained back
In last-minute change of plan, Prince Charles steps in to lay wreath on her behalf at the Cenotaph

Helen Pidd

14, Nov, 2021 @11:34 AM

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‘Remembrance will be difficult’: Afghanistan veterans reeling from Taliban takeover
Former major says withdrawal has prompted some British veterans to question value of time in country

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

13, Nov, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Royal British Legion urged to create recyclable red poppies
Campaigners say current design that includes plastic should be replaced with a sustainable version

Tom Ambrose

12, Nov, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Invoking the blitz spirit to tackle Covid and the climate | Letters
Letters: Bob Caldwell wonders what has happened to our trust in government since the second world war, while Dave Hunter is concerned that current generations are not making sacrifices for future ones


11, Nov, 2021 @7:02 PM

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All we can do is remember our war dead - because we can never hope to understand what they went through | Adrian Chiles
Speaking to servicemen and women has taught me how impossible it is to make sense of war. And how much remains unknown

Adrian Chiles

11, Nov, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Here’s why on Remembrance Day politicians should be kept away from the commemorations | Paul Daley
Look out for talk of the drums of war, and Australian leaders summoning the sacrifices of the dead to justify their strategic decisions

Paul Daley

10, Nov, 2021 @9:12 PM

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