Two-minute silence to mark Armistice Day

A two-minute silence will be held at 11am to remember the fallen. Credit: Gary Sanderson.

A two-minute silence will be held at 11am to remember the fallen. Credit: Gary Sanderson. - Credit: Archant

The country will fall silent at 11am today to mark the signing of an armistice to end the First World War.

A two-minute silence is being held in public places, offices and homes across the UK.

The Crow asks the public to refrain from calling the news desk while the silence is observed.