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Wales Remembers First World War Centenary At Grave Of Hedd Wyn

Wales Remembers First World War Centenary At Grave Of Hedd Wyn

14/08/2014

On Sunday, August 17 a service will be held at the grave of Welsh poet Private Ellis Humphrey Evans, known as Hedd Wyn, as part of a weekend of activities to commemorate the 40,000 Welshmen who died in the First World War.

CWGC cemetery caught in Gaza conflict

CWGC cemetery caught in Gaza conflict

06/08/2014

During the ongoing conflict in Gaza, the CWGC cemetery, in the centre of Gaza City, has received some limited damage. We can confirm that fortunately, none of our colleagues have been injured in the fighting.

Enquiries Update

Enquiries Update

05/08/2014

Our Enquiries Team is receiving a greater volume of requests for information from the public following the recent media coverage around the centenary of the First World War. Please bear with us during this exceptionally busy time.

#LestWeForget

#LestWeForget

25/07/2014

To commemorate the Centenary of the First World War, we're embarking on a social media project to encourage our supporters, visitors and staff to create a photographic record of remembrance.

We will remember them

We will remember them

24/07/2014

UK Culture Secretary Sajid Javid visited the CWGC St. Symphorien Military Cemetery in Belgium ahead of the commemorative events on 4th August.

Enquiries  response times

Enquiries response times

26/06/2014

The CWGC is currently experiencing a large volume of enquiries which have lengthened our response time. We would like to apologise for any inconvenience and assure enquirers that we will respond to all enquiries as soon as possible.