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Thursday, 30 June 2016

100th Anniversary of the Battle of the Somme

100th Anniversary of the Battle of the Somme

A 2-minute national silence is to be held at 07:28hrs on Friday 1 July 2016 to mark the 100th Anniversary of the Battle of the Somme.
 
07:30hrs marks the moment that many men went over the top 100 years ago. 19,240 men lost their lives on the first day.

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