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Women of World War One

Women of World War One is a portrait of women’s lives, in music, words and images, created by Jacquelyn Bevan/Musicians South West in collaboration with Megan Jones of Hecuba Productions. Women of all ages and backgrounds tell their experiences of … Continue reading

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Calne Film ‘Letters from a small town’ showing on 5 August

The Award Winning Film ‘Letters from A Small Town’, the story of Wiltshire people’s experiences during the Great War, is being shown on 7pm Tuesday 5th August 2014 at Marden House, Calne. Tickets £4.00, refreshments served in Calne Heritage Centre … Continue reading

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Calne Heritage Centre Commemorative Project

The Calne Heritage Centre is running a five year long project dedicated to the lives of the ancestors of Calne residents past and present who either lived through the First World War or died during the period 4 August 1914 … Continue reading

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Bowood and the First World War

2014 Exhibition ‘For King and Country’ ‘For King and Country: Bowood and the First World War’ The 2014 Exhibition at Bowood House will feature paintings, photographs and documents from the Lansdowne family’s collections to commemorate the centenary of the First … Continue reading

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Remembering WW1 in the Calne Community Area

 At its meeting on Tuesday 4th February the Calne Area Board decided to allocate £10,000 to projects that will create a lasting reminder of the centenary of the first world war and it’s impact on the local community. Town/Parish Councils, … Continue reading

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Calne war memorial project

Calne Music and Arts Festival announces the Launch of the Calne War Memorial Project We are looking for relatives of those who fought in First World War to share their memories and stories with the young people of Calne. Follow … Continue reading

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