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First World War Centenary

PICTURE: Some of the apprentice team with the HMS Liverpool bell and Philip Dunne MP at the event in London

Cammell Laird apprentices awarded for First World War centenary project

Teachers drop poppies from the balcony during this afternoon's service at Liscard Primary School. Picture: Paul Heaps

Wirral pupils learn about where the poppies grow in First World War centenary service

Pupills from Ladymount Primary with their poppies. Picture: Paul Heaps

Wirral pupils' artistic commemoration of First World War centenary

The golden book

Armistice Day: Sad secrets of Birkenhead Shaftesbury Boys' Club Golden Book

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Remembrance Service at Hamilton Square. Pictures: Paul Heaps

Time to remember Wirral's fallen today

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Rovers midfielders Jason Koumas and Marc Laird with Pete Dunning at the launch of Poppy Appeal at Prenton Park this morning. Picture: Craig Manning

VIDEO: Former marine helps Tranmere Rovers kick off Poppy Appeal

Pete Dunning remembers the fallen of First World War in special vigil today. Picture courtesy of Press Association.

VIDEO: Former Wirral marine remembers First World War fallen in special vigil

700 ‘Port Sunlight Volunteers’ recruited for the Great Send Off

UPDATED: 700 ‘Port Sunlight Volunteers’ ready for the Great Send Off today

FLASHBACK: Cllr Jim Crabtree with blueprint of war memorial.

VIDEO: Royal unveiling for Wirral councillor's memorial to fallen of First World War

Galaxy ridden by Capt Nick Watson of the Kings Troop, Royal Horse Artillery receives the Honorary PDSA Dickin Medal on behalf of WWI war horse Warrior. Picture courtesy of Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

World War horse to get 'animal VC' for gallantry

Dedicate a tree to create a lasting tribute to those who lived and served during the First World War

Dedicate a tree to create a lasting tribute to those who lived and served during the First World War

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Wilfred Owen

On the right track for Wilfred Owen recital

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The Houses of Parliament were plunged in to darkness. Picture courtesy of Press Association.

VIDEO: Lights out for WW1 anniversary

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will join Prince Harry at the Tower of London today

Royals plant ceramic poppies to mark lives lost in First World War

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A photograph of soldiers undergoing drill in Laird’s No 6 Dock in August 1914 - it will form part of the council's exhibition.

Wirral marks centenary of First World War

Prince William was joined by wife Kate at the Allies' Memorial at Cointe.

VIDEO: Duke and Duchess attend WWI memorial service in Belgium

Prime Minister David Cameron reads a passage during a service for the Commonwealth to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War One. Photo courtesy of Russell Cheyne/PA Wire

Dignitaries gather to mark anniversary of the start of the First World War

Dedicate a tree to create a lasting tribute to those who lived and served during the First World War

Dedicate a tree to create a lasting tribute to those who lived and served during the First World War

Port Sunlight needs you to join centenary march

Port Sunlight needs you for march commemorating First World War centenary

Port Sunlight's war memorial

Port Sunlight war memorial features in national exhibition

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FLASHBACK: The Little Girl stops by Liver Buildings in 2012

Giants on way back to Liverpool for First World War centenary

Pupils at Stanley School have been commemorating WW1 through their summer play.

Stanley School pupils remember First World War's brave soldiers

Diane and John Robinson with the plaque commemorating Lt Fred Sumner Clark.

Appeal to trace relatives of Wirral soldier killed in World War One

Students from Woodchurch High School in the new poppy garden. Pictured from left is, Lucille Ruiz, Cameron Kinch, Craig James, James Sheppard, Leah Fessey and Eve Scoble

Woodchurch students commemorate World War One centenary with poppy garden

Wilfred Owen.

Merseyside legends join Wilfred Owen musical for centenary show

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D-Day 70: Live updates as Europe remembers

D-Day 70: Live updates as Europe remembers

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Record commemorating life of Wilfred Owen discovered after 27 years

Record commemorating life of Wilfred Owen discovered after 27 years

A fitting memorial to Birkenhead's war dead?

When the Kaiser growled, Birkenhead roared back

Wilfred Owen

How the Daily Mail inspired Wilfred Owen's masterpiece

Poems of Wilfred Owen now available at the click of mouse

Poems of Wilfred Owen now available on audio file

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Willaston's war memorial.

Heritage lottery funding will allow Willaston to remember First World War fallen

Wilfred Owen

Devastating effects of war examined in new Wilfred Owen musical

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The Tyne Cot Cemetery and Memorial in Ypres, Belgium, as the Commonwealth War Graves Commission prepares for the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War

Work on WWI headstones is 'an honour'

Minesweeper St Elvies

Birkenhead seaman's incredible bravery in the face of lethal danger

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The giants wow the crowds in 2012. Picture: Paul Heaps

Giants back in Liverpool for World War One commemorations

A fitting memorial to Birkenhead's war dead? Part II

A fitting memorial to Birkenhead's war dead? Part II

Birkenhead War Poet Wilfred Owen's last letter home to his mother promised that the War would be “over before you read these lines.”

Wirral families invited to share treasured mementos of First World War

Digging for YMCA Wirral's war history

Digging for YMCA Wirral's war history

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