November 9th Remembrance Ceremony 10.30 am
Rome Commonwealth War Cemetery
Via Nicola Zabaglia
The Association will be participating in the traditional Remembrance Day Ceremony on Friday November 9th at 10.30am. The ceremony will take place irrespective of weather conditions.
- 10.30am: All attendees are requested to arrive at the Commonwealth War Cemetery and to sign the Visitors’ Book at the entrance to the cemetery. If you could not obtain a poppy at one of the ABEI events poppies will be available at the entrance.
- 10.40am: Everyone involved in the ceremony should be in position
- 10.45am: Readings begin.
- 11am: Two minutes silence will be observed from 1100, following which wreaths will be laid. The wreath laying ceremony is likely to be completed by 11.45am.
The Association will be laying a wreath.
On the 26th September, Association members attended a concert at Villa Wolkonsky featuring pianist Chiyan Wong, a young musician from Hong Kong who is currently living in Britain.
The pictures below feature the pianist and HE Jill Morris.
Below is a list of our recent events:
Remembrance Day: November 10
Pub Quiz: October 30
Bonfire Night: November 4
Coffee Morning: October 14
Cultural Event - Walking tour of Ghetto: September 9
Film Evening: July 7
Money Matters: May 5
Cultural Event - Palazzo Doria Pamphili: April 8
Cultural Event - Santa Cecilia in Trastevere: February 24
Book Clubs: Held monthly
Social Aperitifs: Held monthly