Recent Media Coverage

The First World War Centenary Battlefield Tours Programme has received a lot of coverage both in local, national and specialist media. To learn more about the Programme and catch up on the latest articles, choose either Programme coverage which reports on the latest professional training (CPD) and how schools are using what they learnt from the tour to undertake a post tour commemorative project. Or click on Tours coverage which highlights all media coverage generated by schools either before, during or after their government funded tour.

Don’t forget to keep checking back to stay updated on the Programme. 

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Being a government funded initiative, there has been a lot of interest from politicians and academics regarding the plans and projects to help create an enduring legacy amongst students and the wider community. Check out the latest media coverage relating to Programme news here.



With tours departing every spring and autumn through to spring 2019 from regions across England, there’s a wealth of local and regional stories for the students and teachers attending to rediscover. Such personal accounts have attracted the interest of a range of local and national newspapers, together with specialist titles including Sec Ed and Teaching History. Read more about the schools who have attended the tours and what they’ve learnt.


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