From pa­rades and prayers to por­traits and pipers, na­tion will never for­get

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6am Pipers will play Bat­tle’s O’er at more than 2000 lo­ca­tions around the world. The song is tra­di­tion­ally played when a con­flict comes to an end.

10.30 The Ar­mistice 100 Pro­ces­sion and Ser­vice of Com­mem­o­ra­tion Na­tional Pa­rade will take place in Ed­in­burgh. It will leave the cas­tle es­planade and head to the Stone of Re­mem­brance at the City Cham­bers.

10.50 The mod­er­a­tor of the Church of Scot­land will lead Glas­gow’s Re­mem­brance Sun­day ser­vice at the Ceno­taph. It will be fol­lowed by wreath-lay­ing and a pa­rade.

11.00 A two min­utes’ si­lence will be held at the Ceno­taph in Lon­don’s White­hall, which will be marked by the fir­ing of guns from the King’s Troop on Horse Guards Pa­rade. A vet­er­ans’ march will be held by the Royal Bri­tish Le­gion.

11.30 Por­traits of sol­diers killed dur­ing the con­flict will be drawn in the sand at five Scot­tish beaches. Their

faces will be washed away as the tide rolls in. The project was or­gan­ised by film di­rec­tor Danny Boyle.

1.15pm Ed­in­burgh Ar­mistice 100 Pro­ces­sion and Ser­vice of Com­mem­o­ra­tion will be held at St Giles’ Cathe­dral. A wreath-lay­ing cer­e­mony will also take place.

1.45 Craiglock­hart Mil­i­tary Hos­pi­tal in Ed­in­burgh will hold a con­cert. War po­ets Wil­fred Owen and Siegfried Sas­soon were treated there.

4.00 More than 1000 peo­ple will at­tend Glas­gow Cathe­dral for a com­mem­o­ra­tive ser­vice at­tended by Princess Anne. BBC One Scot­land will broad­cast the ser­vice live.

6.55 The Last Post will be sounded by more than 1200 bu­glers around the UK.

PROJECT Di­rec­tor Boyle RE­SPECT Prince Harry lays a wreath at Twick­en­ham

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