To find out more about the UK Government’s plans to commemorate the First World War, including the announcement regarding plans for events around the UK for 2016, please visit the UK Government website. You can also find some further advice and details of how you or your community can organise a commemorative event here.
To find out more about the French Government’s plans to commemorate the First World War, and to learn about other events taking place in France during 2016, please visit the website of the Mission Centenaire.
For more information about visiting the Thiepval Memorial at other times, and about the other Commonwealth War Grave cemeteries in the region please visit the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website
For the latest UK Government travel advice for France, please visit the gov.uk website.
To find out more about visiting the Somme region and battlefields please visit the Somme Tourism website
For more information about the daily commemorative events taking place at Thiepval between 2 July and 17 November, including how you can be involved, please visit The Royal British Legion’s 141 days webpage.