Making Music in Manchester during World War 1

Juliet The Moon A Live Installation held at Manchester Central Library Letters sent between Frank Merrick, pianist and tutor at the Royal Northern College of Music, and his wife Hope Squires througho...

Discovery Days 2017

These Discovery Days are intended as a series of one-day events, to take place in locations around the country with the aim of connecting the AHRC First World War Engagement Centres with HLF communit...

IWM London, People Power: Fighting for Peace

Coming Soon: 23 March – 28 August 2017 Take a journey from the First World War to the present day, exploring how peace movements have influenced perceptions of war and conflict in this major ex...

Another survival ….

The Lancashire Archives reports the following in their January Newsletter: ‘For the past two years a couple of our volunteers have been hard at work indexing an important collection of military tribu...

Quaker Strongrooms – War and Social Order

Quaker Strongrooms has picked up on Rachel Muers’s Everyday Lives collaborative project. For a look at the sources which chronicle the origins and development of the Eight Foundations of a True Socia...

WW1 project advice sessions

Thinking of applying to the Heritage Lottery Fund for support with a project about the First World War and from Birmingham? Need some help or advice? Come and discuss your ideas with Nicola Gauld, Co...