The 'minute of silence' is often used as a
mark of solemn respect for tragedy, permitting a shared moment of reflective
thought. On Wednesday, April 24 at 14:15 (local time) the Centre for Hearing
and Communication would like such a moment to mark International Noise
This ‘awareness day’ is now in its 24th year
and encourages people to consider the bothersome aspects of noise where they
work, live, and play, in the hope that improvement might be achieved.