Recruitment queue in World War One
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World War One: Wales remembers fallen

The 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War One is being marked in events across Wales.

Britain declared war with Germany at 23:00 BST on 4 August, 1914.

Commemorations will be led by a national service of remembrance at Llandaff Cathedral in Cardiff at 22:00 BST.

People are encouraged to switch lights out between 22:00 and 23:00 BST, with candlelit vigils being planned.

Roger Pinney reports.

  • 04 Aug 2014
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