Presidents Conference 'A Reappraisal of 1915'

Presidents Conference 'A Reappraisal of 1915'

On 1 May, we will be hosting a 'Virtual' President's Conference.  Up to last year, these were annual events that took…

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Annual General Meeting: Important Notice to Members

Annual General Meeting: Important Notice to Members

We regret to inform you that the Executive Committee has become aware of significant delays in the distribution of the c…

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HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

Prof Gary Sheffield, the President of The Western Front Association on behalf of the Trustees and member of the associat…

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Virtual Tours - 'The Spring Offensive' is now available to view

Virtual Tours - 'The Spring Offensive' is now available to view

The fifth of the Virtual Tours is now available to view. These tours have been organised to enable members to have a 'ba…

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Bulletin 119 March 2021

Bulletin 119 March 2021

Just out, the member magazine of The Western Front Association. Bulletin. Issue No. 119. March 2021. Front and Back Cov…

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Virtual Tours - 'The First Battle of the Scarpe' is now available to view

Virtual Tours - 'The First Battle of the Scarpe' is now available to view

The fourth of the Virtual Tours that we are running as a substitute for 'real life' visits the battlefields is now avail…

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Stereoscopic images available for members

Stereoscopic images available for members

At the back end of last year work started on an ambitious new project to bring 3D photography from the Great War period …

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Volunteer help requested

Volunteer help requested

The Western Front Association is currently undertaking a number of digital projects which – if they come to fruition – w…

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Winterberg Tunnel discovery

Winterberg Tunnel discovery

According to a report from the BBC, a ‘lost’ tunnel has been opened up in the Chemin des Dames and “some of the 270 sold…

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Calling All Young Historians Aged 16-19

Calling All Young Historians Aged 16-19

The Colin Hardy History Memorial Prize 2021 The annual competition to foster interest and scholarship in the First Wo…

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Virtual Tours - 'A Lousy Wood on the Somme' is now available to view

Virtual Tours - 'A Lousy Wood on the Somme' is now available to view

The third of the Virtual Tours that we are running as a substitute for 'real life' visits the battlefields is now availa…

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Virtual Tours - 'The Battle for Scimitar Hill'  is now available to view

Virtual Tours - 'The Battle for Scimitar Hill' is now available to view

Members of The Western Front Association will be aware that - in order to beat 'lockdown blues' we have invested in a se…

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