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Thiepval Memorial


Closure of the RD 73 from Pozieres to Beaumont-Hamel from October 2013 to May 2014. Replacement of 24 panels will start Mid March 2014 to Mid JUNE 2014 Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience caused during this period of essential maintenance.

Halifax Memorial


The twenty-three bronze panels of the Halifax Memorial will be removed in June 2013 in order to be properly refinished and will be re-installed before Remembrance Day.

St. Symphorien Military Cemetery


The CWGC is keen to facilitate visits to the cemetery, which is open daily, and has planned an Open Day on Saturday 23 August 2014. The event will include a series of talks and demonstrations and will take place from 10.00 - 16.00. It will be followed at 17.25 by the annual commemoration service for the Battle of Mons, organised by the Ville de Mons. Further details will be made available nearer the time.