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Make Memories at the National Memorial Arboretum this December

The National Memorial Arboretum, in Staffordshire, is the perfect place for families to gather during the festive season. In addition to exploring the frost covered landscape of the 150-acre site, visitors can enjoy a host of seasonal activities,…

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The Writing's on the wall at Lichfield Cathedral

The writing’s on the wall at Lichfield Cathedral as it prepares for its first poetry festival which opens with dub poet Benjamin Zephaniah on 24 November. The cathedral asked for new poems on the subject of awe and wonder and light in our darkness…

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Armistice Day
The Duke of Kent leads Armistice Day commemorations at National Memorial Arboretum

On 11 November 2019, the National Memorial Arboretum, in Staffordshire held an outdoor Service of Remembrance on the Armed Forces Memorial to commemorate the signing of the Armistice which brought an end to the First World War and to remember all…

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Lichfield Cathedral Remembrance Services 2019

There will be a special presentation made on Remembrance Sunday as part of a full programme of services. During the main service at 10am two Victoria Crosses will be awarded to members of the Mercian Regiment. The Vice Lord Lieutenant of…

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