Welcome to the Heart of England branch of The Western Front Association. 

 

We meet at the Warwick Arms Hotel, 17, High Street, Warwick CV34 4AT on every second Wednesday of each month.

Meetings start with branch business at 7.45 p.m. Speaker: 8.00 p.m. Finish is normally by 9.30 p.m.

A donation of £3 would be greatly appreciated. We also run a raffle to help cover additional expenses.

Free parking at Barrack Street Car Park, Warwick, CV34 4TH after 6.00 p.m.

Non-members of the WFA are most welcome.


Visit our Facebook Page for details: Heart of England Branch WFA 

 

 

Upcoming Branch Events

'In Haig's Shadow' by Gary Sheffield
08 Dec

'In Haig's Shadow' by Gary Sheffield

Warwick Arms Hotel, High Street, Warwick, CV34 4AT
08 Dec 2021 19:45

In Haig's Shadow: Major-General Hugo De Pree, his uncle Douglas Haig and the First World War.     Hugo de Pree was the nephew of Douglas Haig. Only nine years apart in age they were close friends. He had a distinguished military career in his own right. A gunner, he was Chief of Staff of IV Corps, and played a major role in planning the Battl…

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War Across the Water: The Belgian Army on the River Yser by Chris Baker.
12 Jan

War Across the Water: The Belgian Army on the River Yser by Chris Baker.

Warwick Arms Hotel, High Street, Warwick, CV34 4AT
12 Jan 2022 19:45

It is well known that the Belgians flooded the flat lands of the River Yser to bring the German advance to a halt in 1914. For almost four years, the two sides faced each other across a no-man's land under several feet of water.  Chris will explore this unique battlefield and describe how the belligerents continued the fight under unusual and inno…

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VERN LITTLEY ~ THE GUNS AT LE CATEAU.
09 Feb

VERN LITTLEY ~ THE GUNS AT LE CATEAU.

Warwick Arms Hotel, High Street, Warwick, CV34 4AT
09 Feb 2022 19:45

Vern looks at the Le Cateau battlefield as it is today, pointing out the best vantage points from which the modern visitor can best understand the events of 26th August 1914. He retells the story of the battle and looks at the lessons learnt. ~ ~ ~ Vern is well qualified to present on this topic having served in the Royal Artillery for over 25 ye…

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