Welcome to the Wessex branch of The Western Front Association.

We gather at 2.00pm for a 2.30pm start.

There are no meetings in July. 

Meetings are held at Pimperne Village Hall in the heart of rural Dorset. Pimperne village lies two miles north-east of the Georgian Town of Blandford Forum with Blandford Camp, currently home of the Royal Signals, less than a mile away. 

 

Upcoming Branch Events

'General Rawlinson' with Rodney Atwood
06 Oct

'General Rawlinson' with Rodney Atwood

Pimperne Village Hall, Newfield Road, Pimperne, Dorset, DT11 8UZ, UK
06 Oct 2018 14:30

Well Known Historian, Author and Branch member Rodney Atwood gives his first talk based on his latest book, recently published after much hard research on the

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'Mud, Blood to the Green Fields Beyond: The Archaeology of Bullecourt' with Richard Osgood Senior Archaeologist DIO
03 Nov

'Mud, Blood to the Green Fields Beyond: The Archaeology of Bullecourt' with Richard Osgood Senior Archaeologist DIO

Pimperne Village Hall, Newfield Road, Pimperne, Dorset, DT11 8UZ, UK
03 Nov 2018 14:30

Richard a Senior Archaeologist in the Defence Infrastructure Organisation makes a welcome visit to the Branch with his latest talk on the excavations when carrying out the archaeology at Bullecourt the site of two infamous battles in 1917.

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Members Exhibition & Social
01 Dec

Members Exhibition & Social

Pimperne Village Hall, Newfield Road, Pimperne, Dorset, DT11 8UZ, UK
01 Dec 2018 14:30

Wessex branch gives an opportunity for members and guests  to socialise and exhibit their collections of artefacts and items connected to the great war. If you have that unusual item then bring it along for all to see and admire

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