In the United Kingdom Remembrance Sunday is our day “to commemorate the contribution of British and Commonwealth military and civilian servicemen and women in the two World Wars and later conflicts”.  It is held on the second Sunday in November,… Read more »

Least we forget…


At the end of last month as many of you will know I travelled to Bois Grenier cemetery near Lille in northern France. To lay to rest 15 men of the York and Lancaster regiment who were killed almost 100… Read more »

WWI Memorial Service


On Saturday 19th July we hosted a memorial service for the 100 year anniversary of the out break of WWI.   We hosted guests from the 4th Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment and the chaplain Fr Steven Forster from 15 North… Read more »



I always find Armistice day and remembrance weekend hard.  The hard thing is to try and articulate all of the thoughts and feelings that goes with this time of year culminated into two short minutes of silence. The question I… Read more »