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The 11th Hour  -  of the 11th Day  -  of the 11th Month                                           1918                    
 

'Brimington Remembers'  Armistice Day @  11am 11th November 

Soldiers on Guard at our Memorial Gates

World War One Soldiers - stop the traffic in Brimington !

         During the 11am Memorial Service on the village green

For more than a decade, every  11th November  we  have attended the Armistice Day service at the Menin Gate in Ypres - both the incredibly moving 11am service and the 8pm Last Post extended evening ceremony.

 

On the same visits we have laid wreaths at the memorials where our Brimington men are remembered in Belgium before moving down to France to do the same there.

 

This year however, because of  the centennial we will stay at home to attend Brimington’s commemorations, which we’ve been planning for some time.
 

Therefore, we have laid our customary wreaths early – on our visit to the western front in September -

          Top row  -         Belgium  -  Menin Gate,   Ploegsteert Memorial,  Tyne Cot         

          Bottom row -   France     -   Pozieres,   Thiepval Memorial,  Loos 

 

Our Plaques in Church -
For the Armistice Commemorations- November 2018

 

Our  Memorial Display in Brimington Church Hall

In Readiness for Remembrance Day 11th November

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THIS MONTH
WE ARE REMEMBERING
November 1918

News & Updates 2018
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VILLAGE
ARMISTICE EVENTS 2018
NOV 11th @ 11am
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Display in Church Hall

 

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