Centenary of Armistice Commemoration 1918-2018

Centenary of Armistice



Honouring their memory

You are invited to Collingbourne Ducis Village Hall on 11th November 2018 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the WW1 armistice.

Programme of activities

13.45:  Laying of wreath, war memorial, Ducis Village Green.

14.00:  Planting of memorial walnut tree, Unveiling of plaque.

Parish Council Chairs.

14.20:  School choir; songs of 1918, (Emma Jeffries).

14.45:  Punch and Judy show, (Alix Booth).

15.10:  Traditional 1918 tea party: tea, squash, cake, biscuits. Sandwiches – corned beef, cucumber, jam, egg, fish paste and cheese.

15.40:  Singalong 1918 style, (Christina Ankin).

16.00:  Anthem of a doomed youth, Wilfred Owen.

Roll of Honour. The fallen from our villages: Parish Council Chairs.

REQUIEM for A SOLDIER: (Christina Ankin).

16.15:  Prayer of commemoration. (Rev Jo Reid).

An exhibition of WW1 artefacts will be on view for the afternoon.