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.


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Robert Hardy to narrate world premiere performance of Bristol 2014 arts commission

08 October 2014

Robert Hardy CBE will be the narrator for the performance of Silver Rose, a work by Liz Lane for brass band and narrator

Bristol & Avon Family History Society's Family History Day: Pictures

03 October 2014

Pictures of event at UWE Conference Centre, Frenchay.

Bristol 2014 Great War Stories Story Map wins accolade

02 October 2014

Story map developed for Bristol 2014 awarded third place in national competition.

A Village at War

29 September 2014

Account of a performance that marked Brislington's involvement in the war.

Doors Open Day 2014 at St Thomas the Martyr

29 September 2014

News of event linked to St James Priory Family History Group research.

Trenches to Trams exhibition continues at Bristol Central Library

26 September 2014

There is still time to view the exhibition on the life and times of George Pine - a Bristol First World War Tommy.

Rolls-Royce Heritage Trust delivers Hawk to M Shed

25 September 2014

First World War engine arrives for display in the Moved by Conflict exhibition

Forgiveness Project event linked to Moved by Conflict exhibition

22 September 2014

Interactive session to be held in November organised by The Forgiveness Project in association with M Shed as part of the Moved by Conflict exhibition.

Commemorate the First World War centenary through music with The Last Post project

10 September 2014

Superact is recruiting community organisations across the UK to take part in The Last Post project this November.

First Bristol VC commemorative paving stone unveiled

26 August 2014

Photos of unveiling of commemorative paving stone for Douglas Reynolds

Opinion piece: Where should we commemorate Bedminster's VC hero?

25 August 2014

Request by Malcolm Brammar of WOW, the West Street BS3 Neighbourhood Group, regarding Thomas Rendle VC.

Book launches for local authors

15 August 2014

Photos of the launch of the book Bravo, Bristol! at M Shed.

Commemorative event held for the Bristol Gunners

08 August 2014

Report on first in a series of events marking significant First World War centenaries for the Gloucestershire Volunteer Artillery

Last Post played at Bristol International Balloon Fiesta

08 August 2014

The Last Post to mark balloon ascent for First World War centenary at Bristol International Balloon Fiesta

Bristol to honour First World War VC recipients

31 July 2014

News of commemorative paving stone programme for holders of the Victoria Cross

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