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First World War Centenary - Worcestershire WW1


Artillery Brigade inspected by Colonel Lyon

September 1914

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Artillery Brigade inspected by Colonel Lyon

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Battle of Gheluvelt

Date: 1st October 2014

Exhibition marking the centenary of the dramatic events of 31st October 1914 for the 2nd Worcestershires. Linked in with other activities at Gheluvelt Park. One of the WWW100 trail events.

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Recent news

  • Lights Out!

    4th August 2014

    ON MONDAY 4 AUGUST, EVERYONE IN THE UK IS INVITED TO TURN THEIR LIGHTS OUT FROM 10PM-11PM LEAVING ON A SINGLE LIGHT OR CANDLE TO MARK THE MOMENT THE UK ENTERED THE FIRST WORLD WAR, ONE HUNDRED YEARS AGO.

  • Worcester Cathedral is shortly to host the city and county‚Äôs service to mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War. Being held at 11 am on Saturday 9 August, all members of the public are warmly invited to come along.

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