Food, Family & Home in WW1: conference report
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Food, Family & Home in WW1: conference report

Representatives from the WW1 in the Vale project headed over to Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings last Saturday to attend the Food, Family & Home in World War One conference organised by the Women’s History Network (Midlands). We found ourselves amongst over 90 delegates who had come from universities, community groups, schools and heritage organisations all over England. The aim … Continue reading

Pershore community groups celebrate £20,000 Heritage Lottery First World War: Then & Now grant award
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Pershore community groups celebrate £20,000 Heritage Lottery First World War: Then & Now grant award

We’re on our way! Members of Pershore WI and Pershore Heritage & History Group are celebrating the award of £10,000 each from the Heritage Lottery Fund First World War: Then and Now programme. This means that we can now get cracking on our research and events programme to find out more about life in the … Continue reading