Tag Archive for Remembrance Sunday

Imams from across UK to give Remembrance sermons marking shared WW1 history

Imams in mosques around the country will give remembrance-themed services at Friday prayers as part of Remember Together, a new initiative to promote integration by bringing people from different faiths and ethnic backgrounds together to mark Remembrance and the centenary of the First World War Armistice.

Why millions choose to wear a remembrance poppy

Let's have no 'culture wars' over the poppy, writes Avaes Mohammad: The strength of our tradition of remembrance is that it’s voluntary.

“British sport must commemorate Great War”

British sport has a “special responsibility” to commemorate the centenary of the war because sport was “the most effective recruiting sergeant in sending men to the trenches,” say British Future's Matthew Rhodes and Sunder Katwala in an essay published this Remembrance weekend.