Livestream 32,000th Last Post

On Tuesday 29 December 2020, the buglers of the Last Post Association sounded their 32,000th daily tribute to the fallen of the Great War at the Menin Gate in Ypres. The ceremony on 29/12/2020 was livestreamed through the Facebookpage of the Last Post Association at 8 p.m. (time in Ypres). Click here to review this […]

Update COVID-19: No public

Daily Last Post again without public from 29 October 2020 The Flemish Government announced new corona measures on 27 October 2020. Therefore, the daily Last Post ceremony will once again be required to take place without public, and this with effect from Thursday, 29 October 2020. The ceremony will be restricted to an absolute minimum: […]

Newsletter October 2020

Remembrance Day – 11/11/2020 The special Last Post at 11,00 hrs on Armistice Day will take place, but this according to the applicable COVID-19 measures. On Armistice Day, 11th November 2020, a special Last Post will take place at 11.00 AM. Due to COVID-19, social distance is applicable and therefore the tickets for our lifetime […]

Update COVID-19: Public attendance resumes

Communication by the Last Post Association Ieper From 1 July 2020: (limited) public attendance resumes at the Last Post ceremony In recent months, the Last Post Association has done everything possible to ensure the continuity of the daily Last Post ceremony. Now that the corona regulations are starting to be relaxed, from Wednesday, 1 July […]

Update COVID-19: March-June 2020

Communication by the Last Post Association Ieper Update 09/06/2020 Last Post ceremony with public attendance from 1 July 2020 In view of the relaxation of the corona measures announced by the National Security Council on 3 June, it is intended to allow members of the public to once again attend the Last Post Ceremony with […]

Royal Ypriana Wind Band to celebrate 100th anniversary in UK

Concerts on 16 & 17/04/2020 Cancelled due to COVID-19 During 1920 amongst the ruins of a devastated city of Ypres, people gradually started rebuilding their homes and their lives. Musicians that had earlier been part of several ensembles joined forces and decided to establish a new music society, named YPRIANA. The band has played a […]