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Remembrance Day in Brighton centres at the Cenotaph in the Old Steine.
100th Anniversary of WWI
2nd Lt. Ernest Frederick Beal V.C. 27 January 1883 - 22 March 1918
This week the city of Brighton & Hove paid tribute to one of its brave sons who lost his life ...
90th anniversary of the end of WWI
These are just a few of the many Remembrance Services held throughout the city this week, on the 90th anniversary of the end ...
A new generation of remembrance
At this time of the year, Remembrance events and ceremonies draw our thoughts to the sacrifices of our armed forces ...
A place of remembrance
There was always a gathering on Poppy day at the Cenotaph; the rest of the time the pigeons took over.
Act of Remembrance
Click on the thumbnail to open a large version in a new window. Brighton and Hove City Branch Royal British Legion, ...
Acts of Remembrance
Poem by Robert Laurence Binyon (1869-1943), published in The Times newspaper on 21st September 1914. For the fallen They shall grow not old, ...
AJEX Remembrance Service
A Service of Remembrance was conducted by Rabbi Hershel Rader today, at West Hove Synagogue. It was attended by the ...
Armistice Day 2014
Day of national remembrance Armistice Day is commemorated every year on the 11th November to mark the armistice signed between the ...
Armistice Day Remembrance
Two minutes silence Today people gathered at war memorials and in schools, offices and other public places across the country to ...
Battle of Britain commemorative service
A service organised by the Royal Air Forces Association Brighton and Hove, was held on Sunday 20th September, at the ...
Battle of Britain day service
Annual service of commemoration The Mayor of Brighton and Hove, Councillor Brian Fitch and the Mayoress, Mrs Norah Fitch joined the ...
Bear Road Cemetery Remembrance Ceremony
The Mayor of Brighton Councillor Pete West, attended the Remembrance Ceremony at Bear Road Cemetery War Graves. This ceremony marks ...
Blessing of the Garden of Remembrance
The traditional start to the four days of events in the city, dedicated to National Remembrance Day, began with the ...
Blue plaque: Captain Theodore Wright VC
Theodore Wright b1883 d1914 This week a blue plaque was unveiled in memory of Captain Theodore Wright who was awarded the ...
Brighton and Hove Remembrance 2013
FOR THE FALLEN They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old: Age shall not weary them, nor the ...
Chattri Memorial ceremony
64th Annual Memorial On Sunday 14th June the Chattri Memorial Group staged the 64th Annual Chattri Memorial Service at Patcham. The ...
Children's Act of Remembrance
The Brighton and Hove City Branch of the Royal British Legion hosted the Children’s Act of Remembrance at St Bartholomew’s ...
Children's tribute to an old soldier
Our younger generation are often seen as being uninformed about the World Wars and the loss of life incurred. That ...
Children's' Remembrance: St Bartholomew's Church
The Children’s Remembrance Service was held for the first time at St Bartholomew’s Church, London Road. Children from three local ...
Childrens' Remembrance Service
Downs Junior School Downs Junior School in Rugby Road was chosen to host this year’s Schools’ Remembrance Parade and Service which ...
D-Day 70th Anniversary
Never to be forgotten For World War II veterans and many others, June 6th, 1944 – D-Day – history’s biggest amphibious ...
Do you know these soldiers?
Remembering the fallen I am a member of Brighton Unitarian Church and have been researching the men whose names appear on ...
Downs Junior School Remembrance Service
Click on each photo in the gallery to open a large version in a new page. An honour for the school I ...
Armed Forces Day
Army: then and now
Royal Air Force
Royal Navy: 1939-1945
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