Royal British Legion Somme Remembrance Service
The annual Royal British Legion Somme service at the CWGC Thiepval Memorial will take place from 11am. All veterans, friends, family and guests are welcome to attend.
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.