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

'The Treatment of British Prisoners of War by the Germans on the Western Front' a talk by Richard Lloyd
11 May

'The Treatment of British Prisoners of War by the Germans on the Western Front' a talk by Richard Lloyd

St Peters Rooms, Ruddington, Notts NG11 6HD
11 May 2018 19:15

Richard Lloyd will give a presentation titled "The Treatment of British Prisoners of War by the Germans on the Western Front".   The presentation will look at how British Prisoners of War were treated during the War by the Germans and offer a fascinating insight into a little known subject.

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'The Aisne Again: May 1918 - The Essence of Blitzkrieg' a presentation by David Blanchard
08 Jun

'The Aisne Again: May 1918 - The Essence of Blitzkrieg' a presentation by David Blanchard

St Peters Rooms, Ruddington, Notts NG11 6HD
08 Jun 2018 19:15

David Blanchard will give a presentation titled 'The Aisne Again: May 1918 - The Essence of Blitzkrieg'.   The talk will examine the German Blucher Offensive launched in May 1918 against the Chemin Des Dames and the Aisne.

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'The Great Escape' a talk by John Beech
13 Jul

'The Great Escape' a talk by John Beech

St Peters Rooms, Ruddington, Notts NG11 6HD
13 Jul 2018 19:15

John Beech is a member of the Branch and will give a presentation entitled 'The Great Escape'.   In September 1918 a group of German Officer POWs escaped from their Nottinghamshire prison camp. What did they achieve? Come along and find out!!

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