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Unveiling of the Guillemont Memorial : Centenary of the Armistice : POSTPONED UNTIL THURS 15TH NOV

Unveiling of the Guillemont Memorial : Centenary of the Armistice : POSTPONED UNTIL THURS 15TH NOV

EVENT UPDATE: Due to the forecast severe weather, this event has been postponed until Thursday 15th November, at 7.30pm in the Royal Square.




The Guillemont Memorial will encase the Heart Stone from the Jersey Memorial in the town of Guillemont on the Somme. The location of the Stone is within close proximity to the point where the Jersey Contingent formed up prior to their deployment on to the Great War.

The Heart of the Guillemont Memorial will be unveiled in the Royal Square by the Bailiff, in the presence of H.E. the Lieutenant Governor, Sir Stephen Dalton GCB.

The ceremony will start at 7.30pm on Friday 9th November and is expected to last half an hour.