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Worcestershire World War 100 - First World War Centenary


3053 Worcestershire casualties as of 26th April 1916
Siege of Kut ends. Anglo-Indian garrison finally surrenders to the besieging Turkish forces after 143 days.

April 1916

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Siege of Kut ends. Anglo-Indian garrison finally surrenders to the besieging Turkish forces after 143 days.

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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

Wartime in the Vale

Date: 18th June 2016

Wartime In The Vale at Ashdown WWII Camp, Badsey, Evesham, WR11 7EL Just off A46. One of the largest Wartime events in the country, 400 + vehicles, re-enactors, displays, lots of Militaria & Vintage...

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