Read an abridged version of Clare Moriarty's address at the Armistice Day service remembering all those, including civil servants, who died in the First World War.
First World War
Revisit stories of the First World War, including the part played by civil servants in the Civil Service Rifles, and find out where you can get involved in events to commemorate Armistice Day.
Sue Owen reflects on the part her department plays in organising the national commemorations for those who have died for the country in armed conflict.
DWP's Adam Lilley describes how he and hundreds of other volunteers commemorated the centenary of the first day of the Battle of the Somme.
With the news that all 44 of Sir Edwin Lutyens war memorials have been listed, Simon Holder looks at the little-known memorial to the Civil Service Rifles at Somerset House.
Sir Nicholas Macpherson, Permanent Secretary at HM Treasury talks about the important role the Civil Service played in the First World War.
The History of Government site explores how civil servants kept departments functioning during WW1, and which staff were allowed to enlist and which were not.
Sean Armstrong from DEFRA reflects on the human cost of WW1 after a trip to the fields of Flanders with the Civil Service Social Club.
A link pack highlighting the activities various government departments are doing to commemorate the outbreak of the war and Remembrance Day.