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
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!!Event Details
Michael Credland will give a presentation titled 'Tommy Goes To War'. Every item of equipment issued to the British Soldier in the Front Line during the First World War will be shown and explained.Event Details
Professor John Derry is a well respected speaker who can paint a picture with words and cover any subject in great depth without notes. We are very pleased to welcome him back to the Branch. His talk 'From Crisis to Victory' covers the events which took place during 1918, the last year of the war, starting with the crisis of the German Spring Offe…Event Details