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

We meet at The Meeting Rooms, 3 Merrial St, Newcastle under Lyme ST5 2AD on the second Monday of each month at 6.30pm for 7.00pm until 9pm. 

Forthcoming 2019 Meetings:

13 May

London Irish Rifles at Loos 1915 by Dr Iain Adams

10 June

June 1919 Der Tag (Our Day) the story of the last men killed in action by Paul Blurton

8 July

Army Veterinary services during the Great War by Dr Graham Winton

 

Upcoming Branch Events

'Victory or Death! The Italian Front and the Battle of Caporetto' by Dr Spencer Jones
12 Aug

'Victory or Death! The Italian Front and the Battle of Caporetto' by Dr Spencer Jones

Meeting Rooms, 3 Merrial Street, Newcastle under Lyme, ST5 2AD
12 Aug 2019 18:30

The bloody fighting on the Italian Front 1915-17 was some of the worst of the entire First World War. Italian efforts to batter their way through Austrian-Hungarian mountain defences were repulsed time and time again before German intervention in 1917 resulted in a near national disaster at the Battle of Caporetto. This talk explores Italy's war ef…

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'Sniping in the Great War' by Dave Dunham

Meeting Rooms, 3 Merrial Street, Newcastle under Lyme, ST5 2AD
09 Sep 2019 18:30

Sniping in the Great War by Dave Dunham   Details to follow.

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'The Wombles of the Western Front - Salvage on the Western Front' by Rob Thompson

Meeting Rooms, 3 Merrial Street, Newcastle under Lyme, ST5 2AD
14 Oct 2019 18:30

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