News

Welcome to our news and highlights section. Here you will find all the latest news stories and announcements about the First World War Centenary Battlefield Tours Programme including details of our latest activities, tours and CPD events, as well as other useful information about what is going on across the UK and beyond during the First World War Centenary.  

Please keep coming back to this section of the website to stay in touch with what is going on.

 

 

Legacy110 projects reach 15 million people!

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09/11/2018

On Wednesday 7th November, we held our Annual Legacy110 Awards event at the Tower of London. This event showcases some of the very best First World War Centenary school projects completed in 2018. We also announced an update to the total communty reach of the Legacy110 projects to date.

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New podcast section launched

Australian Signallers 1916

03/03/2015

On 3 March 2015 a new podcast section of the website was launched. These podcasts are the first of a recently commissioned series which will be added to regularly over the coming months.

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BRITISH AMBASSADOR JOINS US ON TOUR

Ambassadors Visit

25/02/2015

Earlier this month, Alison Rose, the British Ambassador to Belgium joined students and teachers for one day of their battlefield tour…

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Coverage on The Centenary News

GOV UK

30/01/2018

This online article was featured in The Centenary News on the 2nd of February 2015.

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Welcome to 2015

1915 Montage

05/01/2015

2015 promises to be another busy and exciting year... Read on to find out about some of our plans for 2015.

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PROGRAMME AWARDED ‘BEST EDUCATIONAL PRODUCT’ AT BRITISH YOUTH TRAVEL AWARDS 2014

Best Educational Product 2014

08/12/2014

The Programme team are delighted to announce we have received a second prestigious award, this time for ‘Best Educational Product’ at the British Youth Travel Awards 2014

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CARSHALTON BOYS SPORTS COLLEGE UNVEILED MEMORIAL AS PART OF CENTENARY LEGACY PROJECT

Carshalton

04/12/2014

On 11th November 2014 Carshalton Boys Sports College held an entire day of events and lessons based on the First world War, including the unveiling of a new memorial designed by student Regan Cain, who attended a FWWCBTP tour in March.

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PROGRAMME HONOURED WITH PRESTIGIOUS AWARD FROM THE INTERNATIONAL GUILD OF BATTLEFIELD GUIDES

Nathaniel Wade Award

28/11/2014

On 22nd November 2014 the Programme was awarded the Nathaniel Wade Award by the International Guild of Battlefield Guides for its ‘significant contribution to the craft of battlefield guiding and the wider Military History community’.

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Coverage on The Coventry Telegraph

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30/01/2018

This online news article was written by Alan Harris for The Coventry Telegraph on the 12th November 2014.

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