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HRH The Duke of Kent unveils interactive panel at most visited war grave site in Flanders

HRH The Duke of Kent unveils interactive panel at most visited war grave site in Flanders

05/11/2014

HRH The Duke of Kent, President of the CWGC, will unveil a new interactive panel at Tyne Cot Cemetery in Belgium on 6 November.

Scots war grave worker receives royal recognition

Scots war grave worker receives royal recognition

14/05/2014

The man responsible for the care of more than 20,000 war graves in Scotland was recognised today with the award of a special President’s Commendation from His Royal Highness The Duke of Kent.

Danish volunteers honoured for war grave work

Danish volunteers honoured for war grave work

13/05/2014

A group of war grave volunteers from Denmark are being honoured by His Royal Highness The Duke of Kent, President of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, for their work in caring for the graves of those who died during the two world wars.

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 remembers

CWGC remembers "One of the greatest battles in history"

04/04/2014

Officials from the CWGC commemorated the 70th anniversary of one of the fiercest battles of the Second World War - the Battle of Kohima - at a ceremony at the CWGC Kohima War Cemetery in Nagaland, North East India.

Moray MP urges schools to visit local Commonwealth war graves

Moray MP urges schools to visit local Commonwealth war graves

03/04/2014

Angus Robertson, MP for Moray, is urging local schools and constituents to visit their local Commonwealth war graves to gain a greater understanding of the scale and magnitude of the Great War and the impact that it has had on today’s society.