Welcome to the Wiltshire branch of the Western Front Association. 

Meetings are held on the first Sunday of the month between September and May only. 

Meeting at 14.00. 

VENUE: Highworth Community Centre, The Dormers, Highworth, Wiltshire SN6 7PQ.

 

2019 Forthcoming Meetings:

6 January

Members’ Afternoon – a selection of short items from members’ research

3 February    

Verdun by Colin Ellender

3 March

William Robertson – Architect of Victory by Ross Beadle

7 April

The Royal Garrison Artillery  by Geoff Spring

12 May

Prime Ministers at the Front  by Graham Adams

(NB second Sunday to avoid May Day Bank Holiday weekend)

   

Upcoming Branch Events

Sir William Robertson
03 Mar

Sir William Robertson

Highworth Community Centre, The Dormers, Highworth, Wilts. SN6 7PE
03 Mar 2019 14:00

Our March meeting is on the subject of an important personality of the Great War period - Sir William Robertson. Robertson was born in a Lincolnshire village and rose to become Chief of the Imperial General Staff. Ross Beadle will be telling us about Robertson and this promises to be a fascinating insight into the life of such an influential soldi…

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Royal Garrison Artillery
07 Apr

Royal Garrison Artillery

Highworth Community Centre, The Dormers, Highworth, Wilts. SN6 7PE
07 Apr 2019 14:00

Geoff Spring visits the branch again this year to continue his chapters in the story of artillery. The Royal garrison Artillery will again be the focus and more details of the subject will be added to this webpage nearer the meeting date. Doors open at 13.40 for a 14.00 start. All members and guests are welcome to come along.We do ask for £3.00 on…

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Prime Ministers at the Front
12 May

Prime Ministers at the Front

Highworth Community Centre, The Dormers, Highworth, Wilts. SN6 7PE
12 May 2019 14:00

For our final meeting of the 2018/19 season Graham Adams from the neighbouring Cheltenham & Gloucester branch will be back again and on this occasion the subject will be Prime Ministers at the Front.   Doors open at 13.40 for a 14.00 start. All members and guests are welcome to come along.We do ask for £3.00 on the door to cover room hire etc…

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