The Westmorland Gazette: World War One

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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.

More light shed on iconic World War 1 photograph

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

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

New ale toasts ancestor's service in the Great War

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

MEMBERS of a Lunesdale brewing family are toasting an ancestor’s service in the Great War by producing four limited edition beers.

Rail tribute to World War 1 hero

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:00am Friday 12th September 2014

A PLAQUE was unveiled at Windermere station on Saturday to commemorate the centenary of WW1 and the participation of railway staff during the conflict.

BOOK REVIEW: Postcard Messages From The Great War By Andrew Brooks

The Westmorland Gazette:

4:00pm Friday 5th September 2014


World War One on worldwide web - Cumbria stories revealed

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:21pm Friday 5th September 2014

AN ONLINE commemoration of life in Cumbria during the First World War has been launched by Cumbria County Council.

Artists' act of remembrance

The Westmorland Gazette:

11:57am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

OVER the last year many artists will have celebrated the centenary of World War One by focusing their creative energies on the war itself.

World War One remembered

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

The disturbing and emotional play The Accrington Pals by Peter Whelen, staged by Burneside Amateur Theatre Society, has set two new dates for audiences who missed it first time round.

Reader solves mystery of iconic World War One photograph

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:20pm Sunday 31st August 2014

THE names of soldiers who appeared in one of the most iconic images from the First World War can be revealed publicly for the first time, thanks to a Gazette reader.

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