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Vigil to Commemorate the Centenary of the End of the First World War

Winchester Cathedral

9th Nov 2018 6.00PM - 9th Nov 2018 Event Type: Faith

'Daring to hope' - A Vigil of Peace

An hour of music, poetry and reflection including the music of Winchester Cathedral choir, images of local soldiers and a petal drop from the roof of the cathedral nave. Attendees will have the opportunity to bring a copy of a memento of a loved one (such as an photo or army record) to the altar during this ceremony.

Music will include Bairstow’s Lamentations and Vaughn Williams’ Lord thou hast been our refuge.