Welcome to the Staffs (North) & Cheshire (South) branch of The Western Front Association.

We meet at Newcastle Methodist Church Hall, Merrial St, Newcastle under Lyme STD 2AD on the second Monday of each month at 6.30pm for 7.00pm until 9pm. 

Upcoming Branch Events

"Uttoxeter's Sacrifice at Loos" by Gillian and Alan Talbot

Newcastle Methodist Church Hall, Merrial Street, Newcastle under Lyme, ST5 2AS
13 Aug 2018 18:30

Gillian and Alan's talk will focus on the impact on the town of the attack on the Hohenzollern Redoubt on the 13th of October 1915, when Uttoxeter lost 15 men on one day. It was the first occasion in which the town lost a large number of men in a single day and it shocked the people at home. The talk will be illustrated with photographs taken at t…

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"Frank Richards" by Paul Blurton

Newcastle Methodist Church Hall, Merrial Street, Newcastle under Lyme, ST5 2AS
10 Sep 2018 18:30

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Dr Peter Caddick-Adams - a talk regarding his Grandfather (title to be confirmed)

Newcastle Methodist Church Hall, Merrial Street, Newcastle under Lyme, ST5 2AS
08 Oct 2018 18:30

Dr Peter-Caddick-Adams has lectured at the UK Defence Academy since 1999, where he worked under the legendary Professor Richard Holmes. He was educated at Shrewsbury School, Sandhurst and Wolverhampton University, gaining First Class Honours in War Studies; he received his PhD from Cranfield University. Peter is now widely regarded as the battl…

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