Welcome to the Cumbria branch of the Western Front Association.

Unless otherwise stated, meetings will be held on the third Thursday of the month at The Royal British Legion, Penrith and District, Musgrave House, Middlegate, Penrith at 7:30pm.


Forthcoming 2019 Meetings:

18 April

Territorial Gunners at War  by Terry Dean

16 May      

Comparing the Somme 1916  & Arras 1917 by Mike Coyle

23 June

Conference Shap Wells Hotel ‘Opposition to the War’


Charles Trevalan MP  by David Raw


Local Suffragette by Catherine Marshall.


Prison of Conscience - The Story of Richmond Castle during the 1st World War by Steve Erskine


British PoWs in Germany by Dr Oliver Wilkinson 

Upcoming Branch Events

See Bulletin, or the Branch Facebook Page or website for forthcoming event details.