Welcome to the Lancashire (North) branch of The Western Front Association.

Meetings usually first Monday in the Month. 

Meetings 7.00pm for 7.30pm

Entrance donations of £3.00 are invited; there is a raffle and coffee & biscuits to finish the meeting off.

Follow us on our website: The Western Front Association North Lancashire Branch.

 

Upcoming Branch Events

Comparing The Somme 1916 and Arras 1917 by Mike Coyle
05 Mar

Comparing The Somme 1916 and Arras 1917 by Mike Coyle

The King's Own Regimental Museum The Lancaster City Museum, Market Square Lancaster LA1 1HT
05 Mar 2018 19:30

Mike Coyle - The Battles of the Somme and Arras compared   Mike is an experienced researcher and writer on Military History. His interest in Arras was sparked by the death of a Great Uncle at Arras in May 2017. He was concerned that few know of Arras whilst all know of The Somme. He has visited the Arras Battle sites several times.   A great de…

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Austro Hungarian War 1914-18. The Great Debacle by Graham Kemp

The King's Own Regimental Museum The Lancaster City Museum, Market Square Lancaster LA1 1HT
05 Feb 2018 19:30

Graham Kemp Austro Hungarian War 1914-18.  The Great Debacle A new talk by our Branch Chairman and Graham's talks are always informative and invariably humour plays its part. The story starts in 1914 with the breath-taking arrogance and incompetence of AH army, from which it only gets worse.  Only the equally incompetent actions of her enemies  …

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The Battle of Cambrai - Niall Cherry
02 Jan

The Battle of Cambrai - Niall Cherry

The King's Own Regimental Museum The Lancaster City Museum, Market Square Lancaster LA1 1HT
02 Jan 2018 19:30

Battle of Cambrai - Niall Cherry   Niall is a locally based amateur historian and regular visitor to branch meetings.  Plenty of the members will already have heard talks from Niall. The Battle of Cambrai, launched in November 1917, heralded the first time tanks were used in significant force.  This was a little over a year after they had made t…

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