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'The Silent Morning' in paperback

The excellent news is that The Silent Morning, the essay collection about the aftermath of the Armistice, edited by Trudi Tate and Kate Kennedy, is now in a… 598 more words


Houghton Who? Nuclear Row Over Armistice

As we mark the 96th anniversary of the Armstice, the maverick Labour opposition has once again drawn the attention of the press for failing to be a traditional politician of the establishment. 752 more words

UK Politics

Le jour de l’Armistice // Veterans Day

Yesterday was Armistice Day in France and Veterans Day (formerly Armistice Day) in the United States. As such, I decided to plan this week’s lessons for my classes around the holiday. 597 more words

Veterans Day

Today is Veterans Day, originally celebrated as Armistice Day, celebrating the end of World War I on the 11th day of the 11th month at 11am. 535 more words

World War I

Daybook Entry - 11th November

For Today… 11th November, Armistice Day

Outside my window… we are starting to hear the start of the storm which has made its way across the Atlantic. 877 more words


Lest we forget...

Today is Armistice Day. Or Rememberance Day. I don’t like ‘poppy day’ as its being called more and more of late.

A day to commemorate the Armistice signed in World War One. 237 more words


Lay them down in the fields of sweet barley and rye,

Let them pause just a bit till they’re ready to fly,

Don’t bend over them, don’t morn, don’t weep,

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