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We will remember them

We will remember them

Remembrance is part of modern British life, culture and heritage and has become a particular feature of the public calendar each year when public, private, formal and informal Remembrance events take ...
Lest we forget?

Lest we forget?

The Imperial War Museum (IWM) North exhibition, Lest We Forget? is a fascinating insight into how the commemoration of the First World War has lasted for a century and how at times it has sparked cont ...
What does the poppy now represent?

What does the poppy now represent?

I thought that the red poppies were optional. However, you wouldn’t think that if you watched the BBC. Their presenters don’t seem to have the freedom to chose not to wear them. Ironic isn ...