Verbal Arts Centre to go dark for 1418 reflection

Everyone in the UK is invited to take part in LIGHTS OUT by turning off their lights from 10pm to 11pm on 4 August, leaving on a single light or candle for a shared moment of reflection.


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On Monday, August 4th, the Verbal Arts Centre will go dark, alongside other buildings in Derry to mark the moment the UK entered the First World War.

Everyone is encouraged to take part in this 1418 NOW shared moment of reflection by switching off their lights between 10pm and 11pm that night and lighting a candle.

People can take part in whatever way they choose, marking the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War either individually or by attending one of the many events being organised around the country for a collective experience.

Please feel free to share your candle images with us on Facebook and on Twitter @verbalartsderry

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