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Godolphin School 1914-18

Godolphin School 1914-1918 What would it be like to step back in time to an era that changed the world and read what the people where thinking? If they had access to the sorts of technology we have at our … Continue reading

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The Wall of Remembrance Exhibition

A schools project has been underway across the county with thousands of children making commemorative crosses to recognise the individuals from within their own communities who gave their lives during the First World War. The wall of remembrance, which bears … Continue reading

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Free Community Theatre Workshop for Salisbury’s Residents

Free Community Theatre Workshop for Salisbury’s Residents This free community theatre workshop run by The Heroine Project, will take place on Saturday 30th August 2014 in Salisbury. The aim of the workshop is to stimulate interest in Salisbury women’s World … Continue reading

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Stonehenge and the First World War

This exhibition will examine the experience of the military activity on Salisbury Plain during the First World War and its impact on the land and communities surrounding Stonehenge. It will also examine the impact of the War as a whole … Continue reading

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Reflections on a Just War

Talk: Reflections on a Just War, Salisbury Cathedral 7.30 11 November 2014 An evening with Rt Revd Nicholas Holtam, Bishop of Salisbury – no booking, retiring collection.

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The War in poems

Twice weekly readings of a variety of WWI and contemporary poetry will be held at Salisbury Cathedral from 1 – 30 November. For more details please contact Salisbury Cathedral directly

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Meditation and prayer vigil

A meditation and prayer vigil will be held on 4 August marking the outbreak of the war, with reflections, poetry, music and silence, as the lamps are extinguished. The event will be held at 6 The Close, Salibsury SP1 2EG … Continue reading

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Salisbury and the Great War

Salisbury Museum’s autumn exhibition will mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War. The interactive and engaging exhibition will chart the immediate and lasting impact of the Great War on Salisbury and the surrounding communities as well … Continue reading

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Voices from No Mans Land

One hundred years ago two armies found themselves on opposite sides of the front line in a war that was meant to be over by Christmas.  Through tobacco, football and song many put down their weapons on Christmas Eve, sharing … Continue reading

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Methodist war memorials in Wiltshire

The My Methodist History website is collecting details of war memorials relating to Wesleyan deaths in the Great War. For information about Wiltshire please visit http://www.mymethodisthistory.org.uk/page_id__244.aspx

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