Silence in the Square

On Armistice Day, The Royal British Legion hosts a performance of music and readings in Trafalgar Square in the lead up to the Two Minute Silence at 11am.

  • Date

  • Time

    10am - 11.15am
  • Location

    Trafalgar Square, London

At the eleventh hour on the eleventh day of the eleventh month - we will remember them.

Join us in person or through our live stream for the Two Minute Silence at our Silence in the Square event in Trafalgar Square on Armistice Day, Friday 11 November.

Ben Shephard will host the proceedings which include musical performances and readings from a variety of artists leading to the two minutes of silence at 11am. Everyone attending will then be invited to place poppy petals in the fountains.


Re-watch the broadcast of Silence in the Square that was live streamed at 10am on Friday 11 November.

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