The Battle of Cambrai, 1917
18 Nov

‘The Battle of Cambrai, 1917’

 

Programme:

 

10.00 - 10.15am  

Welcome and Introduction

10.15-11.30am

Bryn Hammond (Imperial War Museums)

 

‘What Was the Battle of Cambrai?’   

11.30-12.00

Coffee

12.00 -1.15pm

Dr David Cox (University of Wolverhampton)

 

‘From Wizzbang Lane to Wordsley Hospital’

1.15 - 2.15pm   

Lunch

2.15 -3.30pm

Dr Alaric Searle (Salford University)

 

‘Cambrai 1917 – Defeat, Turning Point or Symbol?’

3.30 - 4.00pm

Tea

4.00 - 5.15pm

Dr Spencer Jones (University of Wolverhampton)

 

‘Artillery at Cambrai’

5.15 - 5.30pm

Concluding Remarks

5.30pm

Events Ends

 

The Study Day will be held in:

Room MH002, MH

Mary Seacole Building

Lecture Theatre

Ground Floor

University of Wolverhampton

Nursery Street

Wolverhampton WV1 1AD.

START TIME

The Study Day will start promptly at 10am and is expected to finish at 5.30pm.

The MH Entrance area will be staffed all day, please register upon arrival at MH002.

ACCESS TO THE VENUE

To access the MH Building - please see map attached to email.

Delegates can either access the MH Building via the main entrance to the MU Building, take the lift up to Floor 2 and then exit the back entrance to MU into the courtyard and then into MH or via the gate on the Stafford Road. There will be signposting and helpers to show you the way.

For anyone walking from the railway station, there is a gate leading to the MH Building from Stafford Street.

COST

£20 per head, including tea and coffee

TO BOOK A PLACE

Either: please go to the following webpage

Or: email Sue Holden: Sue.Holden@wlv.ac.uk

Places are allocated on a 'first come, first served' basis.

Please note payment can only be made by cheque or through the university website, and a formal University of Wolverhampton receipt can be issued, which you can use to claim expenses if required. Other methods of payment are possible, please ask for details.

 

If you have any queries please email Sue Holden sue.holden@wlv.ac.uk  (01902 321175)

Sue Holden

Enterprise Assistant (FOSS)

University of Wolverhampton

Room MH211

MH Building

Nursery Street

Wolverhampton

WV1 1AD

 

LUNCH

Lunch is not provided, but a range of eating establishments are available near the campus.

 

TRANSPORT AND PARKING

See WLV MAP for details and maps (MH Building is on City Campus North map) Parking will be difficult near the campus. The railway station is approximately 10 minutes’ walk from the venue. The multi-story car park at the railway station has cheap weekend rates.

 

Please note University car parking is not available.

Further car parking information: Wolverhampton City Centre

 

DISABLED ACCESS

If disabled access is required please contact Sue Holden on sue.holden@wlv.ac.uk

We look forward to meeting you.



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Room MH002, MH, Mary Seacole Building, Lecture Theatre, Ground Floor, , Room MH002, MH, Mary Seacole Building, Lecture Theatre, Ground Floor, University of Wolverhampton, Nursery Street, Wolverhampton WV1 1AD.
The Battle of Cambrai, 1917, sue.holden@wlv.ac.uk
18 Nov 2017 10:00