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WW1 Beacons of Light
Sunday 11 November 2018, 17:30 - 22:00

A Nation's Tribute

A nationwide Day of Commemorative Events marking the Centenary of the end of the First World War and paying tribute to the millions killed or wounded in battle, and those on the home front who struggled amidst pain and loss to help ensure freedom survived.


17:30    “Gates open” 

1850   Read Tribute to the Millions
18:55    Last Post – on hill at back of WH Hotel in line of sight of Glastonbury Tor
18:57   Introduction. Hopefully from a representative from the  Office of The Lord-Lieutenant of Somerset
19:00    Light the Beacon
19:05    Tolling of the bell of St Mary Magdalene Wookey Hole

    i.     RBL standards

19:10    Speeches
19:20    Concert Start

    i.      1920 – 2020 Music from Wells City Band
    ii.     2020 -2050 Arthurs Point
    iii.    2050 – 2150 Wells City Band

22:00    “Gates close”

Location Wookey Hole Hotel

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