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Cheltenham Remembers: WW1 Commemoration

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WW1 - Everyman Theatre - ‘A Hundred Years On’

WW1 - Everyman Theatre - ‘A Hundred Years On’

A commemoration of the end of the First World War, featuring professional actors, the Everyman’s...

WW1 - Cheltenham WW1 Soldiers Exhibition – Who served in your street?

WW1 - Cheltenham WW1 Soldiers Exhibition – Who served in your street?

The houses linked to thousands of soldiers who served or died in the Great War have been plotted...

WW1 - A concert to mark the Centenary

WW1 - A concert to mark the Centenary

Join us for a celebration of music and poetry to commemorate the First World War. This special...

WW1 - RAF Centenary Exhibition at the Jet Age Museum

WW1 - RAF Centenary Exhibition at the Jet Age Museum

The Jet Age Museum at Staverton will host an Exhibition on behalf of the Cheltenham Branch of the...

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  1. WW1 - RAF Centenary Exhibition at the Jet Age Museum

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    Staverton, Gloucester

    The Jet Age Museum at Staverton will host an Exhibition on behalf of the Cheltenham Branch of the Royal Air Forces Association, to commemorate the formation of the Royal Air Force in 1918, together with the creation of the aircraft industry in...

    Dates

    From:
    21 Apr 2018to22 Apr 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  2. Add WW1 - 'A Chronicle of War Work' Exhibition to your Itinerary

    WW1 - 'A Chronicle of War Work' Exhibition

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    Exhibition

    Cheltenham

    This exhibition tells the story of the contribution of the staff and pupils of Cheltenham Ladies' College to the war effort, both on the home front and on the front line. It includes a recreated ward from St Martin's VAD Hospital, which was set up...

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    From:
    14 May 2018to18 May 2018Open 10:00 - 15:00
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    19 May 2018Open 10:00 - 12:30
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    21 May 2018to25 May 2018Open 10:00 - 15:00
  3. Add WW1 - 'At Last Fighting is Over': The end of the First World War on the Front and in Cheltenham to your Itinerary

    WW1 - 'At Last Fighting is Over': The end of the First World War on the Front and in Cheltenham

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    Exhibition

    Clarence Street, Cheltenham

    The signing of the Armistice 100 years ago signalled the end of fighting in the First World War. In 1920 Cheltenham Borough Council commissioned Fred Roe R.A. to paint a war memorial picture. It portrayed six officers of the 1st Battalion of the 5th...

    Dates

    From:
    9 June 2018to31 Mar 2019Various Opening Times
  4. Add WW1 - Gustav Holst’s WW1: With the Salonika Forces to your Itinerary

    WW1 - Gustav Holst’s WW1: With the Salonika Forces

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    Historical

    Cheltenham

    An exhibition exploring how Holst taught music to soldiers in Salonika and Constantinople during WW1.

    Dates

    From:
    10 July 2018to15 Dec 2018
  5. WW1 - Royal British Legion Programme

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    Cheltenham

    To commemorate WW1, The Royal British Legion, Cheltenham Branch is hosting a series of commemorative events

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    From:
    5 Aug 2018to8 Aug 2018
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    27 Oct 2018to10 Nov 2018
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    1 Nov 2018Open 12:00 -
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    1 Nov 2018Open 12:30 -
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    11 Nov 2018Open 10:45 -
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    11 Nov 2018Open 19:15 -
  6. Add WW1 - Exhibition at the Hardwick Gallery to your Itinerary

    WW1 - Exhibition at the Hardwick Gallery

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    Exhibition

    St Paul's Road, Cheltenham

    This exhibition focuses on the effect of the war on life in the St Peters & The Moors area of Cheltenham. We are asking local residents to share their WW1 family stories to go alongside information and exhibits which show the impact of the war in...

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    From:
    28 Aug 2018to2 Sept 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  7. Add WW1 - The Listening Station: Cheltenham Remembers to your Itinerary

    WW1 - The Listening Station: Cheltenham Remembers

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    Exhibition

    Cheltenham

    A year-long arts programme of community engagement focusing upon the signifi cance of World War One today and culminating in both an off-site exhibition in May and an exhibition at The Wilson in September. Lead Artist Robyn Woolston will explore...

    Dates

    From:
    1 Sept 2018to16 Dec 2018Various Opening Times
  8. Add WW1 - St Peter's & The Moors Big Local to your Itinerary

    WW1 - St Peter's & The Moors Big Local

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    Historical

    Cheltenham

    WW1 Re-enactment Event

    The Great War Society will be joining us to recreate a WW1 field hospital unit and training camp that will give a unique insight into these aspects of life during WW1.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Sept 2018to2 Sept 2018Various Opening Times
  9. WW1 - Victoria Cross Commemorative Stone

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    Heritage

    Cheltenham

    A service and commemorative stone laying for Cheltenham Victoria Cross recipient Lt Col Richard Annesley West, to mark the 100th anniversary of the action for which the VC was awarded, will be held at Cheltenham War Memorial, Promenade, on 2nd...

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    From:
    2 Sept 2018
  10. WW1 - Heritage Open Days

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    Heritage

    Cheltenham

    Heritage Open Days: 6th – 9th and 13th–16th September will be dedicated primarily to commemorate Cheltenham Remembers. There will be free events and walks connected to Cheltenham’s rich contribution to World War 1. For more details have a look at...

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    From:
    6 Sept 2018to9 Sept 2018
    From:
    13 Sept 2018to16 Sept 2018
  11. WW1 - Cheltenham WW1 Soldiers Exhibition – Who served in your street?

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    Exhibition

    Cheltenham

    The houses linked to thousands of soldiers who served or died in the Great War have been plotted onto maps of Cheltenham. Come and see who signed up in your street.

    Dates

    From:
    11 Oct 2018Open 11:00 - 16:00
  12. WW1 - 'On the Mend'

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    Historical

    Cheltenham

    ON THE MEND is a musical, romantic play about the nurses and patients who spent time in Cheltenham’s Voluntary Aid Detachment (VAD) hospitals during the First World War.

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2018Open 19:00 - 20:30
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    25 Oct 2018Open 20:00 - 21:30
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    26 Oct 2018Open 19:00 - 20:30
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    27 Oct 2018Open 19:00 - 20:30
  13. Add WW1 - A concert to mark the Centenary to your Itinerary

    WW1 - A concert to mark the Centenary

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    Concert

    Cheltenham

    Join us for a celebration of music and poetry to commemorate the First World War. This special evening will showcase new work by talented young participants at Gloucestershire Music, Song Writing Charity and other community organisations that bring...

    Dates

    From:
    25 Oct 2018Open 19:30 -
  14. Add WW1 - Community Reflection to your Itinerary

    WW1 - Community Reflection

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    Historical

    CHELTENHAM

    This will be an opportunity for people to refl ect on the commemoration activities which have taken place in St Peter’s & The Moors and support to form a new group ‘Friends of St Peter’s War Memorial’ to maintain and preserve the newly restored war...

    Dates

    From:
    11 Nov 2018
  15. Add WW1 - Lighting the Beacon to your Itinerary

    WW1 - Lighting the Beacon

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    Historical

    Cheltenham

    There are a series of nationwide commemorative events, on the 11th November, involving pipers, buglers, church bells and town criers. At 7pm, more than 1,000 beacons owill be lit, symbolising an end to the darkness of war and a return to the light...

    Dates

    From:
    11 Nov 2018Open 19:00 - 19:00
  16. Add WW1 - Everyman Theatre - ‘A Hundred Years On’ to your Itinerary

    WW1 - Everyman Theatre - ‘A Hundred Years On’

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    Cheltenham

    A commemoration of the end of the First World War, featuring professional actors, the Everyman’s community choirs and the Cheltenham Silver Band. A lavish celebration of music, poetry and scenes.

    Dates

    From:
    11 Nov 2018Open 16:00 -
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