LiveDorset remembers: Coverage of the centenary of the First World War

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Bridport and Lyme Regis News: Photograph of the Author by , Senior Reporter

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Summary

  • Today marks the 100th anniversary of Britain's involvement in the First World War.
  • There will be ceremony's across the UK to remember the fallen including at Westminster Abby later tonight to mark 11pm, when Britain declared war on Germany.
  • Lights will be turned out across the UK and candles lit to remember.
  • Services will also be held in Belgium to mark the occasion.

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10:32pm Mon 4 Aug 14

catwoman5 says...

I thought lights were supposed to be going out. Obviously West Dorset didn't get the message - how very sad!
I thought lights were supposed to be going out. Obviously West Dorset didn't get the message - how very sad! catwoman5
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