Bristol 2014 The City And Conflict From The First World War To The Present Day

Bristol 2014 is part of the First World War Centenary Partnership

First World War Centenary Partnership Programme

Bristol 2014 is supported by:

Heritage Lottery Fund Arts Council England Bristol City Council Business West Society of Merchant Venturers University of the West of England

It is coordinated by Bristol Cultural Development Partnership.


Links to other sites and other relevant information. 

First World War Centenary

Led by the Imperial War Museums (IWM), the First World War Centenary Programme is a global programme of cultural events and activities, and online resources, connecting current and future generations with the lives, stories and impact of the First World War.

IWM: Lives of the First World War

Help IWM piece together the life stories of over 8 million men and women from across Britain and the Commonwealth who served in uniform and worked on the home front during the First World War.

The Long, Long Trail: The British Army in the Great War of 1914-1918

A site all about the soldiers, units, regiments and battles of the British Army of the First World War, which includes information to help those researching family history, a local war memorial or the men of a particular unit.

The National Archives: First World War

The National Archive holds the official UK government records of the First World War, including a vast collection of letters, diaries, maps and photographs.

The Western Front Association

The Western Front Association (WFA) was formed with the aim of furthering interest in The Great War of 1914-1918, and to perpetuate the memory of all those on all sides who served their countries.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

The CWGC commemorates the 1,700,000 men and women of the Commonwealth forces who died in the two world wars. It was founded in 1915 by Bristol-born Fabian Ware.

A multi-media history of the First World War that includes vintage audio and film clips.

The First World War Poetry Digital Archive

Hosted by the University of Oxford, this is an online repository of over 7,000 items of text, images, audio, and video for teaching, learning, and research.

14-18 NOW

14-18 NOW is a major cultural programme taking place across the UK to mark the centenary of the First World War. It includes the Letter to an Unknown Soldier project.

Cyndi's List of Geneology Sites on the Internet

A free to use genealogy research site, which includes links to wide range of sites about the First World War.

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