First World War
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The National Portrait Gallery brings together photography, film, painting and drawing from all sides of the conflict in a major exploration of the faces of the First World War.
A very special encounter with a "heavenly moment in English painting" awaits visitors to Pallant House Gallery's Stanley Spencer: Heaven in a Hell of War.
The untold and forgotten stories of World War I will begin to be told on the BBC next week in a week of broadcasts across local television and radio stations.
A pub and social club in the village of Horsmonden in Kent are the site of a new art project which uses pub beer glasses to conjure memories of local First World War soldiers.
Described as an alternative to the "saccharine sentiments" of Valentine's Day, letters and photos at the National Army Museum reveal enduring, thriving wartime love stories.
Telling thousands of little-known tales from those seeking exemption from service during World War I, a new online archive is a rare glimpse of letters and tribunals.
The National Archives has begun digitising its vast collection of World War I British Army Unit War Diaries, with a crowd sourcing project to enlist public help to tag them.
Contained in two diaries dating from 1917 and 1918, the scribblings of a soldier from the Palestine Campaign have left curators in York looking for shorthand interpreters.
Another marionette spectacular is on the cards at Liverpool this July, as the French production team famed for their giant street processions return with Memories of August 1914.
The public will be able to sign up to a regiment and discover the surprising global truth of World War I in a major centenary exhibition in York this summer.
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The National Army Museum has secured a grant from the Esmée Fairbairn Collections Fund to develop its Indian Army Collection in time for the First World War centenary.
Ahead of its 2014 exhibition marking the centenary of the First World War, IWM North will display a Webley Mk V revolver once owned by JRR Tolkien.
A new project called 14-18 NOW has been announced that will deliver a series of participatory arts commissions for the First World War Centenary between 2014 and 2018.
The role of Brighton as a centre for recuperation and the varied experiences of local people feature in Brighton and Hove's response to the First World War Centenary.