Welcome to the Lancashire (North) branch of The Western Front Association.
Meetings usually first Monday in the Month.
Meetings 7.00pm for 7.30pm
Entrance donations of £3.00 are invited; there is a raffle and coffee & biscuits to finish the meeting off.
Further 2019 Meetings:
Follow us on our website: The Western Front Association North Lancashire Branch.
Frightfulness – Britain and the Advent of Chemical Warfare on the Western Front 1915 by Nick Paul
Upcoming Branch Events
Bloody Paralyser - the giant Handley Page Bombers of the First World War This talk tells the story of the largest British bombers of the First World War and the men who flew them. Introduced in 1915, this twin-engine monster with a 100-foot wingspan, was designed to be a Bloody Paralyser to the Germans. Operating mainly at night, the Handley Page …Event Details
'Propaganda and Reportage: How the Press Reported the War and How the News Was Received at Home by Mike Coyle'
Propaganda and Reportage: how the Press reported the War and how the news was received at home. A look at local and national reporting of the Battles and their aftermath: editorial, 'Spin' and conclusions drawn.Event Details