'The BEF: The final verdict': a lecture by Prof John Bourne

'The BEF: The final verdict': a lecture by Prof John Bourne

08 Jun 2019 14:30
Yorkshire

Now that the Great War is more than a hundred years behind us, and after five years of centenaries, …

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Visit to the Battle of Towton battlefield

Visit to the Battle of Towton battlefield

13 Jul 2019 12:00
Yorkshire

A walking tour of the 'War of the Roses' battlefield at Towton is planned. Details of this event wi…

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'The British Army in Mesopotamia 1914-1918': a talk by Paul Knight

'The British Army in Mesopotamia 1914-1918': a talk by Paul Knight

10 Aug 2019 14:30
Yorkshire

The campaign in Mesopotamia (modern-day Iraq) was one of the great sideshows of the Great War, reach…

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'Mountains Mules & Malaria: the Salonika Force 1915-18' by Alan Wakefield

'Mountains Mules & Malaria: the Salonika Force 1915-18' by Alan Wakefield

14 Sep 2019 14:30
Yorkshire

The Salonika Campaign is very much one of the forgotten episodes of the First World War. Regarded as…

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Yorkshire Branch Battlefield Tour

Yorkshire Branch Battlefield Tour

25 Sep 2019 18:00
Yorkshire

The annual Yorkshire branch trip to France will take place between 25 and 30 September.  It is inten…

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'An Ambulance at Arras' a talk by Alistair Hollington

'An Ambulance at Arras' a talk by Alistair Hollington

12 Oct 2019 14:30
Yorkshire

The Royal Army Medical Corps' field ambulances were vital for the survival of wounded soldiers, and …

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‘The killing of the Iron 12’: the execution of British soldiers in WW1

‘The killing of the Iron 12’: the execution of British soldiers in WW1

09 Nov 2019 14:30
Yorkshire

In this talk Hedley Malloch will detail how, on 25 February 1915, the Germans shot eleven British so…

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'The Frocks and the Brass Hats' by Gordon Corrigan

'The Frocks and the Brass Hats' by Gordon Corrigan

14 Dec 2019 14:30
Yorkshire

Friction between politicians and military commanders is probably as old as warfare itself.  There ha…

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The Battle of the Somme: a talk by Fred Bloggs

The Battle of the Somme: a talk by Fred Bloggs

01 Jan 2020 14:00
Yorkshire

Friction between politicians and military commanders is probably as old as warfare itself.  There ha…

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