St Helens Council

St Helens Council is a Local Authority in Merseyside, signed up to the Armed Forces Community Covenant.

Supporting local organisations and groups to plan and organise First World War commemoration events is part of our Community Covenant commitment to honour the bravery and the sacrifices made by our Borough's Armed Forces Community.

Venue Type:

Association or society

Opening hours

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Admission charges

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AT Champion's First World War Diary

WWI St.Helens PALS - Author Talk at the Centurion Centre

  • 1 July 2016 10:30am-2pm

The Centurion Centre invites you to join Dave Risley, author of 'St.Helens PALS' and 'The Great War Diary of A.T. Champion' for an historical talk on St.Helens PALS 11th 'Pioneers' Battalion South Lancashire Regiment, including their contribution to the Capture of Montauban on 1st July 1916; the first day of the Battle of the Somme.

Copies of 'The Great War Diary of A.T. Champion' available at the event.

Free entry, Registration required
Please contact Simon Cousins to register

Light refreshments provided

Date: 01-07-06
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Address: Centurion Centre, St.Mark's Church, North Road, St.Helens, WA10 2TZ

Suitable for

  • Any age


Centurion Centre
St.Mark's Church
North Road
WA10 2TZ


Free entry - must register
Please contact Simon Cousins to register

St Helens Council
Town Hall
Victoria Square
St Helens
WA10 1HP




01744 676789

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