- 18 Jul - Review of the Fleet at Spithead until 20 July.
- 26 Jul - Fleet ordered not to disperse.
- 03 Aug - Naval reserves called up.
- 04 Aug - Ultimatum to Germany; Army mobilised and State of War with Germany.
- 06 Aug - Credit of £100,000,000.
- 12 Aug - Declaration of war with Austria.
- 18 Sep - Parliament prorogued.
- 05 Nov - Declaration of war with Turkey.
- 11 Nov - Parliament re-opened.
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Source: Lord Edward Gleichen (1918–1920). Chronology of the War. Volumes I, II & III. Constable & Company, London. (Copyright expired)