Service of Remembrance
Old Ellesmerians will gather at the Tyne Cot Memorial for an open-air Service of Remembrance in memory of the many Fallen of Ellesmere College who gave their lives in both world wars and other conflicts.
After an enforced absence of more than 12 years, staff from the Commission have made a historic return to Iraq.
Today (15 June) marks 100 years since Edward Harold Brittain – the brother of writer and Voluntary Aid Detachment (V.A.D.) nurse Vera Brittain – was killed in action while serving on the Italian Front.