Welcome to the Lancashire (North) branch of The Western Front Association.
Meetings restarted successfully in September with attendees giving their approval to the new venue; The Victoria Institute, 2-4 Brookhouse Road, Caton, Lancaster. LA2 9QT
Meetings are usually held on the first Monday in the Month. The only exception is when the Monday is a Bank Holiday and we then move the meeting to the Tuesday
Meetings are 7.00pm for 7.30pm. The doors open at 7pm
Entrance donations of £3.00 are invited; there is a raffle and coffee & biscuits to finish the meeting off.
New attendees are always given a warm welcome.
Members of the Western Front Association and non-members are invited to join us.
Upcoming Branch Events
German War Birds by Graham Kemp Our Branch Chairman Graham Kemp will give his new talk on the German Air Service in the Great War. At the same time he is going to say farewell to the branch as he is moving and relinquishing his role as Branch Chairman Graham's talks are always informative and entertaining and he invariably finds some great stori…Event Details
This year we are continuing with the traditional format of the AGM followed by members contributions. At the last AGM held in December 2019 we had two great contributions: the first from Dr Iain Adams and his wife, with the second from Andrew Brooks. All members are invited to contribute and share any experience or bring along memorabilia and ar…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 by Mike Coyle A look at local and national reporting of the Battles and their aftermath: editorial, 'Spin' and conclusions drawn.Event Details