Stevenage among those to hold two-minute silence on Armistice Day

A two-minute silence will be held at 11am to remember the fallen. Credit: Gary Sanderson.

A two-minute silence will be held at 11am to remember the fallen. Credit: Gary Sanderson. - Credit: Archant

The country will fall silent at 11am today to mark the signing of an armistice to end the First World War.

A two-minute silence is being held to remember the fallen, with a service being held in Stevenage town centre.

The Comet asks the public to refrain from calling the news desk while the silence is observed.