First World War
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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.
The Curator of London's Guards Museum calls for donations for a new World War I memorial garden, which will be filled in by 70 bags of soil from battlefield graves.
The Museum of the Manchester Regiment has completed an ambitious project to tell the stories of every soldier whose medals are in its collection.
The Fleet Air Arm Museum in Somerset is to unveil a bust of Henry Allingham as part of its programme of events and exhibitions for the First World War centenary.
The Imperial War Museum's Duxford site has won an award for a trail giving disabled people a better day out, with judges praising it for setting a "benchmark" within the sector.
Built in 1930, Liverpool's bronze-engraved Cenotaph will be given Grade I status as part of an English Heritage campaign to list up to 2,500 memorials by 2019.
A daring commander who took on the German High Seas Fleet and took part in Special Service will be remembered through his medals, which have gone to Gosport.
A new book using the map archives of the Imperial War Museum to plot the history of the First World War reveals the hitherto unseen flightpaths of German bombers over London.
Commemorating the centenary of World War I and anniversaries of the signing of the Longitude Act and formation of Trinity House, curators in Greenwich are busy.
A series of 1917 lithographs in Cardiff and a photo exhibition at Tate Modern are among hundreds of projects and resources announced for the First World War Centenary.
The Royal National Lifeboat Institution has created a touring exhibition to raise awareness and appreciation of those who volunteered for them during World War I.
Mapping the First World War tells the story of the Great War from 1914 to 1918 via a series of maps, photographs and expert commentary from Dr Peter Chasseaud. We have two copies to give away.
Wales' First Minister, Carwyn Jones, this week launched the country's four-year centenary programme to commemorate the First World War.
Historic Scotland have begun an underwater survey at Scapa Flow that could lead to its valuable remains becoming a Historic Marine Protected Area.