Welcome to the Middlesex branch of the Western Front Association. 

We meet on the 2nd Tuesday of each month except August (no meeting)

TIME: 19:15 for 19:30-21:30.  

VENUE: Fox Room, Whitton Community Centre, Percy Road, Whitton. TW2 6JL

 

Whitton Community Centre is close to Whitton Station and on H22 and 110 bus routes.

 

August     

No meeting

 

Map and Image from Google Maps 

 

Upcoming Branch Events

‘Let the Zeppelins Come, I Don't Care! - The Public's Response to the First Blitz’ with David Marks
14 May

‘Let the Zeppelins Come, I Don't Care! - The Public's Response to the First Blitz’ with David Marks

Fox Room, Whitton Community Centre, Percy Road, Whitton, TW2 6JL
14 May 2019 19:15

David Marks will be giving a talk about the British public’s response to Zepplin raids. Germany’s aerial bombing campaign against Britain was an unprecedented development in warfare.  The civilian population found itself on the front line for the first time. This was expressed with humour, through the medium of the humble picture postcard, and a …

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‘Did Currie and the Canadians Win the War?’ with Robert Linnell
11 Jun

‘Did Currie and the Canadians Win the War?’ with Robert Linnell

Fox Room, Whitton Community Centre, Percy Road, Whitton, TW2 6JL
11 Jun 2019 19:15

Robert Linnnell will be giving a talk on Sir Arthur Currie. Robert Linnell is the author of ‘The Forgotten Warrior: The Life of Sir Arthur Currie. Robert Linnnell is a Canadian historian and a long established producer, writer and contributor to documentaries on the First and Second World Wars. Born in Edmonton, he has lived in Vancouver and Toron…

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‘Lawrence of Arabia: Man, Movie and Myth’ with Dr John Peaty FRGS FRHistS
09 Jul

‘Lawrence of Arabia: Man, Movie and Myth’ with Dr John Peaty FRGS FRHistS

Fox Room, Whitton Community Centre, Percy Road, Whitton, TW2 6JL
09 Jul 2019 19:15

Lawrence was probably the most remarkable officer to have served in the British Army during the Great War. Today he is probably the most famous. Yet it is now difficult to separate the man from the myth. What most people know about Lawrence and the Arab Revolt is derived from an epic movie, which is great cinema but poor history. A British officer…

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