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

'Hartelebury V.A.D.' a talk by Doug Smith
09 Oct

'Hartelebury V.A.D.' a talk by Doug Smith

St Peters Rooms, Ruddington, Notts NG11 6HD
09 Oct 2020 19:00
0787 5156513

In the First World War many hundreds of houses were converted into hospitals to help cope with the many thousands of wounded.  When the War ended these houses were closed and the vast amount of records of the patients and nurses who were at these hospitals, destroyed.  Not so Hartlebury VAD Hospital in Worcestershire.  3 valuable autograph books we…

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Tony Bolton - TBC
13 Nov

Tony Bolton - TBC

St Peters Rooms, Ruddington, Notts NG11 6HD
13 Nov 2020 19:00
0787 5156513

Join us for a talk by Tony Bolton on a subject to be confirmed soon

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Rescheduled: 'Entente Cordially' a talk by Paul Handford
11 Dec

Rescheduled: 'Entente Cordially' a talk by Paul Handford

St Peters Rooms, Ruddington, Notts NG11 6HD
11 Dec 2020 19:00
0787 5156513

Join us for a fascinating talk by Paul Handford on the little-known subject of the British Volunteers serving in the French Army in the Vosges Mountains. The talk is the result of his detailed research and visiting the Vosges and highlight this unique and well preserved area. Hartmannswillerkopf - The Vosges (Photo: Chris Preston)         …

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