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

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

Branch Events

'Thiepval 1916' a talk given by Michael Stedman
10 Nov

'Thiepval 1916' a talk given by Michael Stedman

The Armoury (Stockport Army Reserve Centre), Armoury Street Stockport Cheshire SK3 8AB
10 Nov 2017 19:30

Thiepval was a strategic position where the Front Line crossed the Ancre then turned sharply southwards. Its defences protected the ridge vital for progression of the assault. Mike Stedman considers the extremely varying results of the British units at this vital objective.  IMAGE: Photograph of an officer lecturing to Northumberland Fusiliers in …

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'There are no neutrals in the trenches. Americans on The Somme 1916', by Mike O'Brien
08 Dec

'There are no neutrals in the trenches. Americans on The Somme 1916', by Mike O'Brien

The Armoury (Stockport Army Reserve Centre), Armoury Street Stockport Cheshire SK3 8AB
08 Dec 2017 19:30

Americans volunteered to fight for the Entente well before their government formally declared war. Mike O'Brien looks at those who fought in the Battle of the Somme.

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