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

You can keep up to date with an events listing and news from the Midland (East) branch on our Facebook Page.

We meet at St. Peter's Rooms, Ruddington on the second Friday of every month except for August, when we have a summer break. Meetings start at 7.00pm, with the talk normally from 7.30pm.

Upcoming Branch Events

'From Crisis to Victory 1918' a talk by Professor John Derry
14 Jun

'From Crisis to Victory 1918' a talk by Professor John Derry

St Peters Rooms, Ruddington, Notts NG11 6HD
14 Jun 2019 19:00

We are delighted to welcome Professor Derry for another talk on the First World War. On this occasion he will cover the events which took place in 1918, the last year of the war, starting with the crisis of the German Spring Offensives through to the Advance to Victory during the last 100 Days and ending with the Armistice on 11 November 1918. An …

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'The Spanish Flu Pandemic of 1918' a talk by Councillor Cat Arnold
12 Jul

'The Spanish Flu Pandemic of 1918' a talk by Councillor Cat Arnold

St Peters Rooms, Ruddington, Notts NG11 6HD
12 Jul 2019 19:00

The Spanish Flu Pandemic of 1918 was the deadliest in history, it infected an estimated 500 million people worldwide , and killed an estimated 20 to 50 million victims.   Join us for a fascinating talk on this subject from Counciller Cat Arnold.   (Photograph source: Wickipedia)

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"257 Tunnelling Company" a talk by John Fallon
13 Sep

"257 Tunnelling Company" a talk by John Fallon

St Peters Rooms, Ruddington, Notts NG11 6HD
13 Sep 2019 19:00

Join us for a talk by John Fallon about his Grandfather's service with 257 Tunneling Company, Royal Engineers, during the First World War.

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