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.
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