Cenotaph in Whitehall, London
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World War One: How should UK remember 1914-18 battles

The centenary of the start of World War One in 2014 presents issues over commemorating the battles and UK's modern relations with Germany.

David Thompson reports on how the UK government and the BBC will mark the anniversary, and gets reaction to the plans.

The film was followed by a studio debate with Andrew Murrison and Sir Max Hastings

BBC World War One index

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