Welcome to the Cambridgeshire branch of the WFA.
We meet at Great Stukeley Village Hall, Ermine Street, Great Stukeley, Huntingdon, PE28 4AQ, on the first Wednesday of every month with the exception of January and August.
Doors open at 7.00pm for a prompt 7.30pm start.
Meetings are open to the general public, WFA membership is not essential.
We welcome a small voluntary donation, payable at the door to help pay towards the running of the branch. The suggested voluntary donation has been increased following the 2022 AGM in March 2022, from £3 to £4 per meeting, to help cover the running costs of the branch following a change of venue location for our meetings.
We are also active on social media. Our Twitter account is @CambsWFA and on Facebook we can be found at Cambridgeshire WFA.
Upcoming Branch Events
There is currently considerable interest in battlefield archaeology. Between the wars, however, a process similar to modern archaeology was carried out to attempt to unearth the missing and bury them properly in IWGC cemeteries. How was this done? Who did it? What were their experiences? Peter is a Clinical Psychologist, with an MA (2006) in…Event Details
Ed will discuss the development of trench warfare during the Great War. How the troops lived in the conditions pertaining to the seasons, their diet and use of the equipment (both issued and improvised). Ed will then move on to examine trench raiding from its early days on the Western Front to victory in 1918. Ed is a keen amateur historian, Ed…Event Details