Welcome to the Essex branch of the Western Front Association. 

We meet at two venues, one every other month, meet from 7:30 for an 8pm start:

IMPORTANT NOTE: Please double check that you have the correct venue as these were incorrect in the recent edition of Bulletin (No.122). If in doubt, please get in touch rather than going to the wrong place. Also note that on our Events page the map published relates only to our Hatfield Peverel venue.

Hatfield Peverel : The Bar Area, The Village Hall, Maldon Rd, Hatfield Peverel, CM3 2HP on the second Wednesday of January, March, May, July September and November.

Hornchurch : 'The Poppy Lounge', 1st Floor, Legion House (RBL Hornchurch Branch), 205 High Street, Hornchurch, Essex, RM11 3XT, on the second Wednesday of February, April, June, August, October and December 

Car parking available onsite at Hatfield Peverel, but there is limited parking at the actual venue in Hornchurch but ample nearby in public car park in Fentiman Way. Both venues allow use of the bar.

We request an entrance donation £3.50. 

There is a book raffle at each meeting with proceeds to our Memorial Fund, allowing us to support memorial upkeep throughout Essex.


Contact Jim Kevany





Upcoming Branch Events

“The War on the Wire – The story of signalling in the Gallipoli Campaign” - Clive Harris

Poppy Lounge, Royal British Legion, 205 High Street, Hornchurch, RM11 3XT
14 Dec 2022 20:00
07912 791708

We welcome Clive Harris back to Hornchurch for his most recent talk about Gallipoli. Clive is well known to WFA members through the Battle Honours tour company. Before this and a spell in the Hertfordshire Police, Clive spent several years in the Army, specifically with the Royal Corps of Signals.  This talk therefore combines his professional bac…

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