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'Music in the First World War' : Networking Event

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Research Networking Meeting  Gateways to the First World War is delighted to host this networking event. It is open to everyone interested and/or engaged in researching the history of music and musicians of any nationality on the home and fighting fronts 1914-1918.  Speakers will include researchers working on projects funded by the Arts and Huma…


Recovering First World War Theatre

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A nationwide community project researching war plays written and performed during the Great War.   Are you interested in the First World War?   Do you like learning about theatrical and cultural history?   Would you like to research long-lost plays?   Are you looking to develop new skills?   If so, then here is a chance to be part of an e…


Visiting and Revisiting the battlefields, 1919-1938 by Prof. Mark Connelly

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Throughout the Great War the battlefields and the hinterland behind them held a fascination for people. Trying to understand what the major theatre of operations was actually like remained a preoccupation of huge numbers of British people for fairly obvious reasons: family members and friends were fighting and dying out there and often their own wo…


FREE EVENT: Discovering the First World War in Yorkshire and the Humber

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  Are you currently involved in a project to commemorate the First World War centenary? Are you considering applying for funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund? We would like to invite you to a free Discovery Day to learn more about the war and its legacies, hear about other local projects, and share your own experiences. Staff from the HLF wil…