Welcome to the Midlands (East) branch of the Western Front Association. 

You can keep up to date with an events listing and news from the Midland (East) branch on our Facebook Page.

We meet at St. Peter's Rooms, Ruddington on the second Friday of every month except for August, when we have a summer break. Meetings start at 7.00pm, with the talk normally from 7.30pm.

Upcoming Branch Events

Tim Halstead - Public Schools and the Junior Officer Corps of 1916
10 Jun

Tim Halstead - Public Schools and the Junior Officer Corps of 1916

St Peters Rooms, Ruddington, Notts NG11 6HD
10 Jun 2022 19:30
0787 5156513

In this talk Tim Halstead will discuss the Public Schools and Junior Officer Corps of 1916. Members and non-members of The Western Front Association are equally welcome. Any new visitors are guaranteed a friendly atmosphere and a warm welcome from a group of like-minded enthusiasts.

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Vern Littley - The Guns at Le Cateau 26th August 1914
08 Jul

Vern Littley - The Guns at Le Cateau 26th August 1914

St Peters Rooms, Ruddington, Notts NG11 6HD
08 Jul 2022 19:30
0787 5156513

In this talk Vern Littley tells the story of the action of the guns at Le Cateau during the retreat of the British Expeditionary Force on 26th August 1914, looks at the battlefield today, indicated the best stands from which to view the battle and discusses the the lessons learnt. Vern has studied this action in great detail and walked the ground …

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