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WW1 - St Peter's & The Moors Big Local

WW1 - St Peter's & The Moors Big Local

WW1 Re-enactment Event The Great War Society will be joining us to recreate a WW1 field hospital...

WW1 - Community Reflection

WW1 - Community Reflection

This will be an opportunity for people to refl ect on the commemoration activities which have taken...

WW1 - The Listening Station: Cheltenham Remembers

WW1 - The Listening Station: Cheltenham Remembers

A year-long arts programme of community engagement focusing upon the signifi cance of World War One...

Captain Skillicorne Cheltenham

Curry & Colonels Guided Tour Experience

Join Captain Skillicorne (tour guide – Phil) on a leisurely promenade through Cheltenham, stopping...

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  1. Add Salonika 25 to your Itinerary

    Salonika 25

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    WW1

    Pittville, Cheltenham

    An exhibition of 25 letterpress posters printed by artist-printmaker Andy Kinnear, commemorating the 25 soldiers from Cheltenham who died during WW1 in Salonika...

    Venue

    Holst Birthplace Museum, Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    1 June 2018to15 Dec 2018Open 09:00 - 21:00
  2. 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

    In 1920 Cheltenham Borough Council commissioned Fred Roe R.A. to paint a war memorial picture, which will go on display for the first time in years...

    Dates

    From:
    9 June 2018to31 Mar 2019Various Opening Times
  3. 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

    Pittville, Cheltenham

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

    Venue

    Holst Birthplace Museum, Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    10 July 2018to15 Dec 2018Open 09:00 - 21:00
  4. Add Cheltenham Heritage Open Days to your Itinerary

    Cheltenham Heritage Open Days

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    Walking

    Cheltenham

    28 Open Buildings plus 18 walks and talks over two weekends exploring Cheltenham's rich history and heritage...

    Dates

    From:
    13 Aug 2018to16 Sept 2018Open 10:00 - 18:00
    From:
    6 Sept 2018to9 Sept 2018Open 10:00 - 18:00
  5. 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...

    Venue

    Hardwick Gallery, Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    28 Aug 2018to2 Sept 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  6. Add WW1 - St Peter's & The Moors Big Local to your Itinerary

    WW1 - St Peter's & The Moors Big Local

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    Type:

    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
  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 - Victoria Cross Commemorative Stone to your Itinerary

    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...

    Dates

    From:
    2 Sept 2018
  9. Add WW1 - Heritage Open Days to your Itinerary

    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...

    Dates

    From:
    6 Sept 2018to9 Sept 2018
    From:
    13 Sept 2018to16 Sept 2018
  10. Add Secrets, Lies and Spies to your Itinerary

    Secrets, Lies and Spies

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    Performance

    Cheltenham

    Known as 'Dillies Fillies', they are in a race against the clock. Double Cross agents are planting false information, but do the Germans believe the lies?

    Dates

    From:
    15 Sept 2018Open 14:30 - 15:30
    From:
    15 Sept 2018Open 17:00 - 18:00
    From:
    16 Sept 2018Open 14:30 - 15:30
  11. Add Holst Birthday Concert to your Itinerary

    Holst Birthday Concert

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    Concert

    Cheltenham

    The Holst Birthplace Museum annual concert, at which tenor soloist James Gilchrist accompanied by John Wright, present early Holst songs. A real discovery of previously unpublished songs...

    Dates

    From:
    29 Sept 2018Open 07:30 - 09:40
  12. Add Curry & Colonels Guided Tour Experience to your Itinerary

    Curry & Colonels Guided Tour Experience

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    Type:

    Historical

    Cheltenham

    Join Captain Skillicorne (tour guide – Phil) on a leisurely promenade through Cheltenham, stopping to admire the beautiful buildings, glorious gardens and sites of many of its spas. Hear anecdotes and stories about the people who visited and lived...

    Dates

    From:
    29 Sept 2018
    From:
    20 Oct 2018
  13. Add WW1 - Cheltenham WW1 Soldiers Exhibition – Who served in your street? to your Itinerary

    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
  14. Add WW1 - 'On the Mend' to your Itinerary

    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.

    Venue

    Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham

    Parabola Arts Centre, Cheltenham

    Cheltenham Racecourse, Cheltenham

    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
  15. Add WW1 - 'On the Mend' to your Itinerary

    WW1 - 'On the Mend'

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    Type:

    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.

    Venue

    Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham

    Parabola Arts Centre, Cheltenham

    Cheltenham Racecourse, Cheltenham

    Dates

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

    WW1 - A concert to mark the Centenary

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    Type:

    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...

    Venue

    Cheltenham Town Hall, Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    25 Oct 2018Open 19:30 -
  17. Add WW1 - Royal British Legion Programme to your Itinerary

    WW1 - Royal British Legion Programme

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    Type:

    Historical

    Cheltenham

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

    Venue

    Imperial Gardens, Cheltenham

    Cheltenham Town Hall, Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    27 Oct 2018to10 Nov 2018
    From:
    1 Nov 2018Open 12:00 -
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    1 Nov 2018Open 12:30 -
    From:
    11 Nov 2018Open 10:45 -
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    11 Nov 2018Open 19:15 -
  18. 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
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