Remembrance Day

 

Children from the school council at Heckmondwike Primary School children paid their respects to all those who lost their lives in World War One .  Here are the children standing with Mr Bustard, the Chairman of The Heckmondwike Royal British Legion, at the war memorial in Heckmondwike.

Did you know that .......

Armistice Day is on the 11th November and is also known as Remembrance Day. It marks the day World War One ended, at 11am on the 11th day of the 11th month, back in 1918. A two minute silence is held at 11am to remember the people who have died in wars.