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

"Frank Richards DCM, MM (1883-1961)" by Paul Blurton

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

Frank Richards D.C.M., M.M. (1883-1961Private Frank Richards 2nd Battn Royal Welch Fusiliers, 1901-1912 & 1914-1919, Signaller Robert Graves, a published author before WW1, was also an officer with the 2nd Battn Royal Welch Fusiliers during WW1. Frank began writing his remarkable story, “Old Soldiers Never Die” about 1930. Somewhere about 193…

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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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"The End of the Great War" by Professor Stephen Badsey

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

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