The wreckage of a boat that helped evacuate Dunkirk during the War has been removed after it was left to sink in a Cambridgeshire river.Read the full story ›
A writer has taken to the air and got on board of a vintage aircraft to research her novel about early aviation.Read the full story ›
At the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War in 2014 ITV News Anglia ran a competition for schools to come up with ideas for reports on stories that impacted their local community.
They were produced by the children and remain as powerful and relevant today as they were 4 years ago.
Yesterday, cities, towns, and villages across the East of England marked the centenary of Armistice Day.Read the full story ›
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Hundreds of people at Clacton in Essex have been etching figures of soldiers on the sand as part of remembrance day. The event was created by film director Danny Boyle, using the country's beaches as a canvas to honour those who lost their lives in the war.
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Banners of remembrance marking 100 years since the end of World War One have gone on display at the Shuttleworth Collection near Biggleswade in Bedfordshire. They’ve been made by pupils at a nearby school who've been getting closer to the stories they've been learning.
Historic England has completed a four-year project to list 2,500 war memorials in England. In this region, 516 memorials were listed.Read the full story ›
A woman born on the day the guns fell silent will celebrate her 100th birthday on Armistice Day.Read the full story ›
Letters in the Essex Record Office in Chelmsford offer insight into life as a First World War nurse on the frontline.Read the full story ›
Paying tribute to the soldiers, sailors and airmen whose gallantry in the First World War earned them the highest military honours.Read the full story ›