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Battlefields Tour Legacy 110

Following their successful battlefields tour, Bethan and Paulina will be presenting their experience to year 3 and 4 students at Cotmanhay Junior School tomorrow morning in an assembly and Q&A session. The girls will task the pupils to imagine they were soldiers and also design their own... Read more +

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Our final day

Our final day on the tour and we began by visiting the 'coming world remember me' project at Ypres. The idea is to have people from all over the world sculpting a figure out if clay and once they have 600,000 of these figures they will create an art installation to commemorate the 600,000 soldiers... Read more +

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Derbyshire students honoured at invitation to visit World War One battlefields

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Battlefields Tour Day 3 – the story of the Somme

Another early start and a French bread fuelled group of students were off into France. Our first stop was the cemetery dedicated to our Australian comrades who fought at the town of Fromelles. The early morning hazy sunshine illuminated the grave stones on this relatively new cemetery with very... Read more +

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