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Saturday, 11 November, 2000, 13:55 GMT
In pictures: Britain remembers
People across the UK remember the moment that World War I ended, during a two minute silence on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month.



Children at the Dome perform an act of remembrance
Millennium Dome: Children joined hands

Britains Poet Laureate Andrew Motion (right) during a reading at the Imperial War Museum
Poet Laureate Andrew Motion (right) and a bugler at the Imperial War Museum

Royal British Legion flags at Stonehenge
Past times remembered: Two-minute silence at Stonehenge

London after the announcement of the Armistice, the end of the First World War.
Past celebrations: 11 November 1918 servicemen and civilians outside Buckingham Palace

11 November 1918 Armistice Day
Peace at last: Armistice celebrations outside the Stock Exchange and Bank of England

Army cadets and Royal British Legion members at Stonehenge in Wiltshire
Circle of remembrance: Army cadets and members of the Royal British Legion



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