What does November 11th mean to me?
‘As a generation who has never known large scale conflict, it is hard for us to understand the level of commitment and courage of families three generations ago.‘ Alexander used his Remembrance Day speech to explore his feelings. Full transcript here.
Thinking about the Roll of Honour
For Rachel, the full meaning of the Roll of Honour dawned on her as she sat in a school assembly: ‘Glancing at the older students standing at the back – pupils two years older – it dawned on me that they would be old enough to fight.‘ Click on the image above for the transcript of her speech.