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

Mud, Munitions and Memorials
12 Oct

Mud, Munitions and Memorials

St Peters Rooms, Ruddington, Notts NG11 6HD
12 Oct 2018 19:15

The talk is entitled 'Mud, Munitions and Memorials and is presented by Chris Weir, who is the principal archivist for Nottingham. "On the 28th June 1914 Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria was assassinated in Sarajevo. The event heralded the outbreak of a war that would cost the lives of millions of servicemen.  No village, town, factory or organi…

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'Great War Logistics' a talk by Rob Thompson
09 Nov

'Great War Logistics' a talk by Rob Thompson

St Peters Rooms, Ruddington, Notts NG11 6HD
09 Nov 2018 19:15

Rob Thompson will give a presentation titled 'Great War Logistics". His talk will cover the vital but often forgotten part played by logistics in the Great War.

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The Nottinghamshire Victory Ball
10 Nov

The Nottinghamshire Victory Ball

County Hall, West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire, NG2 7QP
10 Nov 2018 19:00

The Nottinghamshire Victory Ball   Venue: the County Hall, West Bridgeford, Nottinghamshire Date: Saturday 10 November 2018 The ‘Western Front Association’ and ‘Trent to Trenches’ are organising a dinner dance to commemorate the centenary of the Armistice. A sparkling wine reception and four course dinner with wine will be preceded by prose a…

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