WhenSunday 11th November 2012
WhereThe Cenotaph, Whitehall
Remember the heroes and victims war at the Remembrance Sunday London event at the Cenotaph, in a time-honoured tribute in memory of those who have died in the First and Second World Wars as well as modern conflicts in which the British and Commonwealth services have fought.
Royal ceremony and service
The Remembrance Sunday London events include a special wreath laying ceremony led by the Royal Family, which traditionally takes place on the nearest Sunday to 11th November. Join crowds of well-wishers to witness the ceremony live at the Cenotaph in Whitehall on Sunday 11th November 2012. A two minute silence will be held at 11am.
Remembrance Sunday London Parade
Remembrance Day features a full formal parade of Royal Family members joined by former and current service men and women. The parade is televised, and takes place between 9.20am and 11am.
Pay respect in historical tradition
A few days before the National Service of Remembrance at the Cenotaph on Remembrance Sunday, the nation falls silent at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, in commemoration of those who lost their lives in the two world wars. Join the country in tribute of the men and women who fought and died, in a poignant national tradition.
Tribute for 2012
This year sees the 94th anniversary of the end of the First World War, marking another sombre Remembrance Sunday. The Royal Family will lead the nation in remembrance of those who died during the conflict, over nine decades on from its end.
As well as the Remembrance Sunday London parade by the Cenotaph, there is also a special concert at the Royal Albert Hall to mark Armistice Day. Live music from military bands features throughout the concert, and venues such as St Paul's Cathedral and the Imperial War Museum are also hosting special events.
Remembrance Day London Events
The Remembrance Day London Parade and National Service of Remembrance takes place at the Cenotaph in Whitehall on Sunday 11th November 2012. Nearest tube: Westminster. The event is free to attend.