Tag: Armistice Day

Remembrance Day 2010

REMEMBRANCE DAY will be observed today 11th November 2010. The day was originally established to commemorate the end of The Great War on that date in 1918. World War I formally ended when major hostilities halted following the signing of the Armistice between the Allied forces and Germany “at […]

Hedon Armistice Parade 2009

Here is a video from today’s Armistice Parade in Hedon organised by the Hedon and District Branch of the Royal British Legion. It’s a bit shaky but the Hedon Blog promises that future video productions will be better! more about “Hedon Armistice Parade 2009“, posted with vodpod

East Riding Poppy Appeal Launched

The Poppy Appeal in the East Riding was launched in Beverley today by the Lord-Lieutenant of the East Riding of Yorkshire, the Hon. Mrs Susan Cunliffe-Lister and the Chairman of the East Riding of Yorkshire Council, Councillor Christopher Matthews. For photos of the launch see over at HU17.net […]