Welcome to the Essex branch of the Western Front Association. 

IMPORTANT NOTE: All meetings will now be on the second Wednesday of each month and alternate between these venues.

We meet at two venues, one every other month:

Hatfield Peverel, Room 2., The Village Hall, Maldon Rd, Hatfield Peverel, CM3 2HP on the second Wednesday of January, March, May, July September and November.

7:30pm - 8:00pm start.

Hornchurch - 'The Poppy Lounge', 1st Floor, Legion House (RBL Hornchurch Branch), 205 High Street, Hornchurch, Essex, RM11 3XT, on the second Wednesday of February, April, June, August, October and December 

Car parking available onsite at Hatfield Peverel with limited parking at the actual venue in Hornchurch but ample nearby. 

We request an entrance donation £3.50. We like to provide an optional buffet, but this is currently not available to reduce contact while Covid is still with us.

Contact Phil Robey 




Upcoming Branch Events

Peter Hart - The Royal Army Medical Corps on the Somme

Poppy Lounge, Royal British Legion, 205 High Street, Hornchurch, RM11 3XT
09 Feb 2022 19:30
01245 361864

On Wednesday 9th of February we welcome back to the Poppy Lounge at the Royal British Legion in Hornchurch. Peter Hart, for his presentation covering the work of the RAMC during the Battle of the Somme.  Meeting is 7:30 for an 8pm start. Suggested entrance donation is £3.50.   Please note the map showing location on the WFA website IS NOT that o…

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Dr. Viv Newman - "Now the lousy war is over; plenty still for us to do". Women in the aftermath of the Great War

Village Hall, Hatfield Peverell, Maldon Road, CM3 2HP.
09 Mar 2022 19:30
01245 361864

We welcome Viv Newman back to Hatfield Peverel for her latest presentation.  Over the past few years Viv has shared her research with us about the vital work and contribution of women, across the combatant nations, during the war and in this talk she moves onto the post-war period to discuss the challenges and opportunities that faced women, in a w…

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