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)

Armoury Street
Off Greek Street
Stockport
Cheshire
SK3 8AB

 

2019 Meetings:

11 January    

Picking Up the Pieces After the Armistice: Prosthetics and Poverty by Dr Martin Purdy

8 February

The 2nd Line Territorial Force Divisions and the Western Front by William Mitchinson

8 March

The Aisne Again: May 1918:  The Essence of Blitzkrieg by David Blanchard

12 April

Territorial Gunners at War  by Terry Dean

 

For details and other information please visit the website of the Lancashire and Cheshire branch of the Western Front Association. 

Upcoming Branch Events

Territorial Gunners at War by Terry Dean
12 Apr

Territorial Gunners at War by Terry Dean

The Armoury (TA Centre), Armoury Street, Stockport, Cheshire SK3 8AB
12 Apr 2019 19:30

The story of the part-time Territorials of the 1st West Lancashire Brigade Royal Field Artillery in WW1 based on Captain Wadsworth’s book which records their exploits.   The Brigade exchanged their 12 out-dated 15-pound field guns for 18 pounders in September 1915 and crossed to France. They gained experience on quiet sectors of the front then fou…

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