Well if your husband, wife, father, mother, son or daughter was taking part in today’s Centenary Remembrance Day Parade through … More
Tag: First World War
Of the Bath men – who were sent to the trenches during the First World War – one of them … More
Women at war
The First World War was a conflict on a scale never experienced before and one in which a regular army … More
Does bell ringing appeal?
The bell ringers of Bath Abbey – and elsewhere around our local churches – are recruiting and with a very … More
When Bath ‘bobbies’ went to war.
Seems Bath Newseum is not the only online website – dealing with history and heritage – you guys check out. … More
A ‘hospital’ peep at Christmas past.
The festive season is giving Bath’s unique Medical Museum a chance to take its visitors on a trip to Christmas … More
Wall of names finally reveals its story
The mystery of the names – inscribed on the side wall of the old and derelict school building in Bath’s … More
Bath and the Battle of the Somme
With July lst marking the first day of the terrible ‘Battle of the Somme’ – during the First World War … More
Planning for Peace – a Bath that never was.
Here’s a picture of a public building Bath is still waiting to see built. It’s a new concert hall and … More
Wartime letters to Bath Mayor links with past.
Poignant wartime letters written to the Mayor of Bath have been uncovered during a major cataloguing project carried out by … More
Searching for 1914-1918 films of Bath and North East Somerset
The Arts Development team at Bath & North East Somerset Council is keen to hear from anyone who holds any … More
USA link to Soldier’s Prayer Book.
The year now drawing to a close marked one hundred years since the outbreak of the First World War. A … More
Home Fires: Bath and the First World War
The Museum of Bath at Work is staging an exhibition which will open on Tuesday August 5th 2014 to mark … More
A face from Wiltshire’s past.
It’s wonderful to finally be able to put a face to a name. The Virtual Museum – back in September … More
Bath and The Great War
There will be many ways in which this country – next year – will mark the centenary of the First … More
We shall remember them.
The 4th of August 2014 will mark the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War and – … More