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Historic Flypast Over CWGC Arras Memorial Commemorates WWI Aviators

Historic Flypast Over CWGC Arras Memorial Commemorates WWI Aviators

13/08/2014

13 August 2014, Arras, France – A flypast over the CWGC’s Arras Flying Services Memorial by a replica WWI biplane, followed by Tornados of the Royal Air Force, will commemorate the sacrifice of pioneer aviators during the Great War.

Royal Couple to Attend Commemorative Ceremony in Belgium

Royal Couple to Attend Commemorative Ceremony in Belgium

05/05/2014

Buckingham Palace has announced that their Royal Highnesses, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, will mark the Centenary of the outbreak of the First World War during a commemorative event at St. Symphorien Military Cemetery.

ANZAC Day 2014

ANZAC Day 2014

25/04/2014

ANZAC Day – 25 April – is an important national occasion in Australia and New Zealand. It marks the anniversary of the first major military action fought by Australian and New Zealand forces during the First World War.

Pause to remember at Portsmouth International Port

Pause to remember at Portsmouth International Port

06/04/2014

The CWGC has joined forces with Portsmouth International Port and Portsmouth City Council to host an exhibition inside the Portsmouth passenger terminal from 19 May 2014 until 19 June 2014.

CWGC Prepares for D-Day Commemorations

CWGC Prepares for D-Day Commemorations

28/03/2014

The 70th anniversary of D-Day will be marked with high-profile events and official commemorations on 5, 6, and 7 June 2014 that will bring together many heads of State and Government. Only holders of invitations will be able to access these sites.

Re-burial at Loos

Re-burial at Loos

14/03/2014

Twenty British soldiers who died during the First World War are buried with full military honours. The reb-burial was held for Private William McAleer and 19 unknown British soldiers at Loos British Cemetery.

Sweet Success at Kandy

Sweet Success at Kandy

13/03/2014

Gardening in the challenging tropical climate of Sri Lanka, has not deterred the team at Kandy War Cemetery.