11 November 1918: The day the world turned upside down

Across Britain and further afield, the signing of the armistice agreement, on 11 November 1918, was greeted with an outpouring of joy. Guy Cuthbertson takes us through an extraordinary day, from the moment the news reached British shores to that night's raucous celebrations

11th November 1918: An army lorry in a London street on Armistice Day, carrying jubilant passengers. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

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