The Battle of Mametz Wood was part of the Battle of the Somme - one of the largest fought during the First World War.
- The memorial stands just outside the village of Mametz in Picardy, overlooking the wood that was the objective of the 1916 battle
- 4,000 men from the 38th Division were killed or wounded in the Battle of Mametz Wood
- More than 1m soldiers on both sides were killed or wounded in the Battle of the Somme
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Safe to say there is very little to get excited about as far as our weather is concerned! All very autumnal over the next few days!
It's certainly not the brightest of starts to the day, with drizzly rain in places.
It will feel much milder tonight that it did last night, with patchy showers around the coasts.