Royal British Legion explains the origin of the two minute silence

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Royal British Legion explains the origin of the two minute silence

Armistice Day commemoration will be taking place in Trafalgar Square today, in remembrance of the end of the first world war.

The Royal British Legion is behind a star studded campaign to increase awareness of the two minutes silence, after it found 38 per cent were planning on observing it. 

Helen Hill is Head of Remembrance at the Royal British Legion.

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