Welcome to the London (East) branch of The Western Front Association. 

Our meetings are held on the 3rd Thursday of every month. 

 

Upcoming Branch Events

"The Post Office at War" with Matt Tantony
15 Aug

"The Post Office at War" with Matt Tantony

Walthamstow Cricket Tennis & Squash Club, 48a Greenway Ave, London. E17 3QN
15 Aug 2019 19:30

Matt Tantony will be giving a talk on 'The Post Office at War'. Matt Tantony has held various posts at The Postal Museum in London (formerly The British Postal Museum & Archive) since 2013. He spends his time working with the archives of Royal Mail and the Post Office, which span four hundred years of communications history. The Postal Museum'…

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"The Treaty of Versailles 1919" with Dr Simon Peaple
19 Sep

"The Treaty of Versailles 1919" with Dr Simon Peaple

Walthamstow Cricket Tennis & Squash Club, 48a Greenway Ave, London. E17 3QN
19 Sep 2019 19:30

A teacher, local politician and author, Simon has a variety of interests.Academic study refreshes the mind whilst teaching is enormously rewarding and politics is about making a difference in another way.   Image: This is photograph Q14996 from the collections of the Imperial War Museum. Q14996 IWM

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"Munitions Work in the East End" with Nigel Crompton
17 Oct

"Munitions Work in the East End" with Nigel Crompton

Walthamstow Cricket Tennis & Squash Club, 48a Greenway Ave, London. E17 3QN
17 Oct 2019 19:30

As well as being the Deputy Chair for Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Branch of The Western Front Association, Nigel is also on the Executive Committee of Fire Heritage Network UK. This is the umbrella organisation for fire museums and collections with firefighting exhibits. Nigel is responsible for any Great War Centenary questions or requests …

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