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Centenary News is a site covering the First World War Centenary and contains news, videos & articles. contactcentenarynews@gmail.com
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Centenary News Nov 15
Centenary Update - Princess Anne visits , at London's Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park for :
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Centenary News Nov 14
Tributes to the fallen of the 1914 & 1918 clashes in Mons - Centenary News reports from the commemorations at St Symphorien Military Cemetery :
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Centenary News Nov 14
Patrick Gregory on the story of at London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park - continuing until Sunday Nov 18 for :
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Centenary News Nov 13
Belgium & Canada honour George Price, last Commonwealth soldier killed in , with opening of new Ville-sur-Haine memorial on Nov 10, led by Princess Astrid & Governor General Julie Payette:
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Centenary News Nov 11
More on this afternoon’s parade in Mons. The French, German and British Ambassadors stand together to deliver commemorative readings in the Grand’ Place.
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Centenary News Nov 11
Scenes from today's parade in the Grand’ Place, Mons, commemorating the city’s liberation by Canadian troops on 10/11 November 1918 .
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Clarence House Nov 11
At the Cenotaph, The Prince of Wales lays The Queen’s Wreath, followed by his own. “At the going down of the sun and in the morning,
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German Embassy London Nov 11
Today, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier laid a wreath at the Cenotaph to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armistice.
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The Royal Family Nov 11
Replying to @RoyalFamily
On 11 November 1918 King George V writes in his diary; “Today has indeed been a wonderful day, the greatest in the history of this Country.” Read the full extracts:
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BBC News (World) Nov 10
Leaders of France and Germany sign remembrance book in replica of train carriage near Compiegne where Armistice ending World War One was signed 100 years ago
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Damian Collins Nov 11
The tide is coming in on beach as we prepare to say goodbye to the war poet Wilfred Owen who spent his last night in England in the town
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VisitBlackpool Nov 11
Amazing work from all the volunteers today for on Blackpool Beach for This was our way to say thank you and goodbye to the millions of men and women who left their shores, many never to return..
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Centenary News Nov 10
The Armistice ending took effect at 11 o'clock in the morning 100 years ago, 11 November 1918. is being commemorated today with events around the world :
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Centenary News Nov 10
A new memorial dedicated to George Price, the last Canadian & Commonwealth soldier to die in action in , has been inaugurated in Ville-sur-Haine, near Mons, where he fell 100 years ago, at 10.58am on 11 November 1918 .
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Centenary News Nov 10
Wreaths laid St Symphorien Cemetery, Mons, in memory of the first & the last British soldiers killed in action in - John Parr and George Ellison - and the last Canadian to fall, George Price, two minutes before the Armistice took effect .
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Centenary News Nov 10
This weekend's commemorations opened in Mons with a Canadian-led service of international remembrance St Symphorien Military Cemetery .
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France Diplomatie🇫🇷 Nov 10
La France🇫🇷 et l’Allemagne🇩🇪, que la guerre avait jetées l’une contre l’autre, ont noué une amitié que rien, désormais, ne saurait venir rompre.
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Benoît Diéval Nov 10
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Centenary News Nov 9
Centenary News reporting from Mons for : A group of British troops who died at beginning & end of - on 23/24 August 1914 and 11 November 1918 - lie together at Nouvelles Communal Cemetery .
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Isabelle Pilarowski Nov 9
Live broadcast tonight from 5.15pm from the Faubourg d'Amiens Cemetery. Facebook Page "La Grande Veillée". Join us for 🕯
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