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Worcestershire World War 100 - First World War Centenary


10901 Worcestershire casualties as of 30th September 1918
Battle of the Selle. Allied troops renew their offensive in France, beginning a series of battles that force the Germans steadily back.

October 1918

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Battle of the Selle. Allied troops renew their offensive in France, beginning a series of battles that force the Germans steadily back.

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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

WFA Branch - Autumn Conference

Date: 3rd November 2018

1918, 100 years on - WFA Branch Autumn Conference. 12.30 Doors open 12.45 Introduction 13.00 Stuart Hadaway - The Royal Airforce in 1918 14.15 Tea break and view the display stands 14.45...

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Recent news

  • Harvey's War Letters - Uplifting Remembrance

    The Cavan Trio present a programme of moving cello and piano music, written by WW1 composers and the reading of letters written from the trenches by the cellist's grandfather, Harvey G. Frost.

  • Lest We Forget

    Lest We Forget

    10th October 2018

    Following the Great War, the village of Areley Kings raised £235 to build a war memorial for the 14 young men that lost their lives in the conflict. Lest We Forget tells the stories of these young men and the building of the war memorial.