Welcome to the Lancashire and Cheshire branch of The Western Front Association.
We meet here on the second Friday of each Month at 7.20pm.
The Armoury (Stockport Army Reserve Centre)
Off Greek Street
For details and other information please visit the website of the Lancashire and Cheshire branch of the Western Front Association.
Upcoming Branch Events
Malcolm Sime will be giving a presentation on '66 Division (2nd East Lancs)-Defence in Depth March 1918' Read more on Wikipedia about the 66th Division and their role in the Hundred Days Malcolm Sime joined the British First World War Studies MA programme at the University of Birmingham in 2012 and graduated in 2014. Image: (c) IWM …Event Details
Prof John Bourne will give a presentation on the First 100,000. On the outbreak of war, Kitchener, the new Minister for war, envisaged a long struggle. With reservations as to the effectiveness of the Territorial Force he set about recruiting the 100,000 men who would form K1. Professor John Bourne reviews the birth of the first volunteer army.…Event Details