Category: WW1 Modern Articles

WW1 Research: Women’s Land Army in Cornwall (Research by Julie Newman)

WW1 Research: Women’s Land Army in Cornwall (Research by Julie Newman)

Julie Newman recently got in touch with the following question:- I’m researching the Women’s Land Army in WW1 for a short story to be published later this year in an anthology. I would like...

WW1 News: Letter To An Unknown Soldier

WW1 News: Letter To An Unknown Soldier

Created by Kate Pullinger and Neil Bartlett, and commissioned by 14-18 NOW, LETTER TO AN UNKNOWN SOLDIER is a new kind of war memorial, one made only of words: “This is everyone’s chance to be part of...

WW1 Article: Sowing The Seeds of Patriotism? The Women’s Land Army in Devon 1916-1918

WW1 Article: Sowing The Seeds of Patriotism? The Women’s Land Army in Devon 1916-1918

Article originally published in The Local Historian, Volume 41, Number 1 – February 2011 Please see below the abstract published on the British Association for Local History’s website:- Bonnie White, ‘Sowing the seeds of...

WW1 Article: A History of the First World War in 100 Moments: The new British front – in the fields

WW1 Article: A History of the First World War in 100 Moments: The new British front – in the fields

The Independent article: A History of the First World War in 100 Moments: The new British front – in the fields

Exhibition: From Fields to Factories: Women’s Work on the Home Front in the First World War

Exhibition: From Fields to Factories: Women’s Work on the Home Front in the First World War

From Fields to Factories: Women’s Work on the Home Front in the First World War starts on Friday 14th February, and runs until Saturday 10th May. The exhibition explores the role of women in the...