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Worcestershire World War 100 - First World War Centenary

4460 Worcestershire casualties as of 28th September 1916
Professor Kewsick lectures in physiognomy

September 1916


Professor Kewsick lectures in physiognomy

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Worcestershire World War One Hundred is an outstanding 4-year programme of events and activities commemorating the role Worcestershire played in World War One.

Exhibitions, parades, concerts, church services, remembrance events and much more will take place across the county from now through to 2018 as we tell the story of Worcestershire people; their involvement with, and personal legacy from, the Great War. Explore our events calendar to find out what's happening near you and how you can get involved.

Upcoming events

How the Pershore Plum the Great War

Date: 4th October 2016

Talk for Pershore Civic Society. Part of WW1 in the Vale.

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Recent news

  • Talk on the Battle of the Somme

    Talk on the Battle of the Somme

    28th September 2016

    The Friends of the Mercian Regiment Museum (Worcestershire) will be hosting a talk on the Battle of the Somme 1916 by Peter Gwilliam on Wednesday 5 October.

  • Statues unveiled in Worcester

    Statues unveiled in Worcester

    1st September 2016

    Today saw the unveiling of four new statues in Worcester in the City’s historic Cornmarket including two key figures from World War One.