Welcome to the official website for the UK national commemorative events marking the Centenary of Passchendaele – The Third Battle of Ypres

On the evening of 30 July 2017 a public event was held in the Market Square at Ieper (Ypres), where projection mapping and live performance told the story of how the war on the Ypres Salient was experienced. This followed the Last Post Ceremony at the Commonwealth War Grave Commission’s (CWGC) Menin Gate Memorial, which was also shown on large screens in the Square.

On 31 July 2017, an event took place at the Commonwealth War Graves Commission’s Tyne Cot Cemetery.

You can still get involved in the commemoration by discovering Passchendaele histories from across the UK. and get involved online via social media using the #Passchendaele100 hashtag.

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