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5:13pm Thursday 24th July 2014
Historian Roger Bingham, of Ackenthwaite, describes the immediate aftermath in the Westmorland area of the declaration of war.
3:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014
MR JESSOP, head teacher of Crosthwaite School, thanked parents and friends for attending the short Remem-brance Service held at school, which was the culmination of the children’s project on World War One.
7:00pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014
THE Holme History project and Holme Drama Group are teaming up to stage a play by Geoff Pegg set in Holme during World War I.
2:45pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014
VOLUNTEERS worked hard to clean the war memorial at Haverthwaite in preparation for the British Legion Service of Remembrance and Rededication at St Anne’s Church Haverthwaite on Monday, August 4 (6.30pm).
5:22pm Monday 21st July 2014
THERE will be an afternoon tea dance on Saturday, August 9, at The Bryce, at Burneside, from 3pm, to commemorate the centenary of the start of World War One.
4:00pm Monday 21st July 2014
LIKE many of Britain’s public schools, Sedbergh was changed forever by the brutality and death in World War One.
10:10am Friday 18th July 2014
A SPECIAL display of First World War memorabilia will be held at St John’s Church, Old Hutton, on Sunday, August 3.
10:00am Thursday 17th July 2014
THE First World War Centenary: From Fells to Flanders is an exhibition opening today (Thursday) at the Museum of Lakeland Life and Industry.
5:00pm Wednesday 16th July 2014
To mark the first centenary of the War, the Old Sedberghian Club has embarked on a ‘Pilgrimage’ to visit the graves of each of the 257 Sedberghians who died as a result of the conflict.
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