Bells will ring out 100 times Sunday evening as the sun sets in communities across Canada, echoing the church bells that tolled in celebration of the armistice 100 years ago.

Thousands will be marking their respect throughout the city on November 11

Last soldier killed in WWI died one minute before the Armistice

Sergeant Henry Gunther charged at German machine gunners one minute before the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month.

The nation will fall silent at 11am on Sunday, then explode into a celebratory din to mark the centenary of the end of WWI.

A RECENTLY discovered diary from a No10 member of staff in 1918 has given a rare insight into the excitement and euphoria felt in Downing Street when World War 1 officially ended.

Calgary church unveils eye-catching poppy display ahead of Remembrance Day

A downtown church in Calgary has chosen to showcase poppies in a unique way ahead of Remembrance Day.

Cracked church bell in Delta a reminder of joy peace brought after WWI

As part of the Royal Canadian Legion’s Bells of Peace Initiative, faith communities across Canada will ring their bells 100 times at sunset to commemorate the passing of a century since the end of WWI.

From the Capitol: Honor the brave who allow us to be free

“This nation will remain free only so long as it is the home of the brave.” -- Elmer DavisElmer Davis was a renowned journalist and the first director of the United States Office of War Information. He left a lucrative career at CBS and as director, advocated for Japanese-Americans to serve in the military and fought government censorship. I think the brave men and women who serve, and have served, in our Armed Forces prove the truth of his words.It was President George Washington

Richard Morrison: The end of the First World War was the beginning for British composers

People caught up in a momentous event don’t always realise its historical significance at the time. Not so the 1918 armistice. I’ve just read every edition of The Times for the week beginning November 11, 1918. The overwhelming feeling its articles convey is of people hugely aware of their responsib

100 Years Ago, the Great War Ended — And We Had a Holiday For That

Why did Nov. 11 used to be called Armistice Day?

Where does your poppy money go?

Each year, millions of Canadians pay their respects to those lost in combat by placing a poppy as close to their hearts as possible.