WWI Centennial “Lights Out”

“The Lights Are Going Out All Over Europe…”

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Sir Edward Grey MP. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Marking the words of Sir Edward Grey, Foreign Secretary in August 1914, LIGHTS OUT is an invitation to everyone in the UK to turn off their lights from 10pm until 11pm on August 4th, leaving on a single light or candle for this shared moment of reflection.

To learn more about this act of commemoration see this poster..

Lights Out Commemoration