British political leaders watch as Prince Charles prepares to lay a wreath at the Remembrance Sunday ceremony at the Cenotaph in Whitehall, London. Photo: AP

Queen, politicians out in force as Britain remembers its war dead

  • The ceremony takes place every year on the nearest Sunday to the anniversary of the end of the first world war at 11am on November 11, 1918
  • Thousands gathered in the streets around the Cenotaph in London to honour those killed in that war and subsequent conflicts
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British political leaders watch as Prince Charles prepares to lay a wreath at the Remembrance Sunday ceremony at the Cenotaph in Whitehall, London. Photo: AP
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The Inner Hall at Windsor Castle, opened for the first time in 150 years, can be seen as visitors take the near-three mile walk, which was created by Charles II in the 1680s. Photo: Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images

Inside Windsor Castle’s Inner Hall – closed by Queen Victoria in 1866 but now open to the public

Closed by Queen Victoria, the 14th century Inner Hall has undergone a renovation and is finally being opened to the public after 150 years

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The Inner Hall at Windsor Castle, opened for the first time in 150 years, can be seen as visitors take the near-three mile walk, which was created by Charles II in the 1680s. Photo: Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images
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