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Men on the Memorial grant boost

The Westmorland Gazette: SKELSMERGH WW1 HERITAGE LOTTERY GRANT.  Pictured are Tony Cousins, Parish Historian, and Helen Atkinson, Church Warden beside the lychgate of the Church of St. John the Baptist, Skelsmergh - the church council has been awarded £5900 from the Heritag

10:49am Thursday 30th October 2014

SKELSMERGH Parochial Church Council (PCC) has received £5,900 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to support ‘The Men on the Memorial’ project.

Ambeside's part in the First World War presentation

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:27pm Monday 27th October 2014

'THE Great War – Ambleside’s Story' will be presented by Ambleside Oral History Group on November 7 at the Kelsick Centre.

Exhibition remembers 25 village men who died in WW1

The Westmorland Gazette: Pitminster Parish First World War Exhibition

1:27pm Friday 10th October 2014

THE Skelsmergh Men on the Memorial Exhibition will be in Skelsmergh Community Hall, on Saturday and Sunday, November 8/9, just before Armistice Day.

Find out about life during World War One

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:00am Sunday 28th September 2014

CUMBRIANS are being encouraged to volunteer for a project looking at life in the early days of the First World War.

New book explores the effects of two world wars on three north Lancashire villages

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

THE fascinating story of a small village whose men all returned home safely from both world wars has been told.

Trip planned to World War One battlefields

The Westmorland Gazette: Libray photo dated 25/9/16 showing British Troops going over the top to support an attack by XIV Corps on Morval during the Battle of the Somme in the 1914-1918 First World War.

6:20pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

Between Saturday November 8 and Thursday November 13, I will be leading a group from the north of England to the Cenotaph Ceremony in Whitehall on Remembrance Sunday.

LETTER: Fighting was global

The Westmorland Gazette:

6:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

I was very interested on a visit to the local collection at Kendal library in the display of art work by James Cookson.

More light shed on iconic World War 1 photograph

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

MORE light has been shed on an iconic First World War photograph showing Kendal Pals in a captured German dugout.

Sedbergh School pays tribute to the fallen

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

REPRESENTATIVES from Sedbergh School travelled to Belgium to honour the school’s fallen in World War One.

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