Welcome to the Surrey Branch of The Western Front Association.
We meet at the Cobham Day Centre, Lushington Road, off Oakdene Road (behind Waitrose Supermarket) Cobham, Surrey KT11 2LY. Turn into Lushington Road and the Day Centre is on your right. Take the first right to get to the free car park.
Third Wednesday each month (second Wednesday in December) at 7.45pm. Doors open at 7:15pm.
Members of The Western Front Association and non-members are equally welcome. We ask for a modest £3 donation on the door. This includes tea, coffee and biscuits at the break (before the Q&A session with the speaker). There is a book raffle and books about the Great War are usually available for sale.
Any new visitors will be assured of a welcoming and friendly atmosphere among a group of like-minded enthusiasts.
Upcoming Branch Events
Clive Harris will be giving a presentation on the breaking of the Hindenburg Line by allied forces in September 1918. These successful operations were the beginning of the end for the German army. Clive Harris is a full time battlefield guide, joint owner of Battle Honours Tours and holds an MA in British Military History from the University of W…Event Details
'Gough's Fire Brigade - the role of the cavalry in resisting the German 'Michael' Offensive in March/April 1918' with Nick Howgill
Nick Howgill will give a presentation on the use of cavalry by Gough during the German Spring Offensive of 1918. The meeting starts at 19:45 but doors open at 19:15 giving attendees the chance to browse the collection of Great War books for sale. Members of The Western Front Association and non-members are equally welcome. We ask for a modest £3…Event Details