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World War One Remembered: Westminster Abbey

Sophie Raworth, Fergal Keane and Sean Fletcher present live coverage from Westminster Abbey to mark the centenary of the Armistice.

Sophie Raworth, Fergal Keane and Sean Fletcher present live coverage from Westminster Abbey to mark the centenary of the Armistice.

Present at the service are HM the Queen, other senior members of the royal family, the prime minister, leading politicians and representatives of nations from both sides of the war.

Exactly one hundred years ago the guns of World War One fell silent, this special service at Westminster Abbey marks the final act of commemoration in four years of centenary events.

1 hour, 50 minutes

Last on

Sun 11 Nov 2018 17:10

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 00:10

    Sébastien Tellier

    Slow Lynch 

  • 00:29

    Ólafur Arnalds

    Undan Hulu

  • 00:54

    John Rutter

    O Come All Ye Faithful

    Choir: The Bach Choir.
  • 01:47

    Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Lark Ascending

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Sophie Raworth
Commentator Fergal Keane
Reporter Sean Fletcher
Producer Tim Fransham
Executive Producer Kate Shiers
Director Elizabeth Clare

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