Pause and Remember
Because they deserve your thoughts
Today, the 11th of November, at 11 o’clock, people all over Britain stopped what they were doing and kept silent for two minutes. This is Armistice Day, the day, month and hour on which the Great War, the First World War, the “war to end all wars”, ended.
The custom of the Two-Minute Silence originated in Cape Town, South Africa and was instituted…