Events in 2018

Representing the 14th Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (5th Division)

Events in 2018


Wednesday 30 May 2018

"Staffordshire Regiment Museum Discovery Day"
Confirmed

The Staffordshire Regiment Museum DMS Whittington Lichfield Staffordshire WS14 9PY

This event is organised by The Staffordshire Regiment Museum, who should be contacted for further details: Telephone 01543 434394 or visit the museum's website.
Members of The Birmingham Pals support this event.


Saturday 9 June 2018

CTC Kingshurst Academy Trench Open Day and School Fete
Confirmed Booking

More details to follow


Sunday 10 June 2018

Bayton Village 100th Commemoration of the First World War
Provisional Booking

Bayton Village

Bayton is a village and civil parish in the Malvern Hills District of Worcestershire, England.

More details when the booking is confirmed.


Saturday 16 June 2018

"Amington Fete"
Confirmed Booking

Tamworth

Staffordshire

This is an outdoor event, held in the village of Amington near Tamworth, Staffordshire.

The Birmingham Pals will be staging Living History displays and also performing in the arena.
The programme for the day includes the following arena items:
    The Tamworth Ladies Choir
    Falconry Display
    NGR Street Dance Crew
    The Birmingham Pals
    Trinity Natasha (Singer)


Sunday 1 July 2018

"Armed Forces Day Event"
Confirmed Booking

Himley House and Park

Himley Road

Dudley

West Midlands

More details to follow.


Friday 6 July to Sunday 8 July 2018

"Yorkshire Wartime Experience"
Confirmed Booking

This event is billed as "The North's Premier Military Vehicle and Re-enactment Event, Bringing History to Life."
Hunsworth Lane
Hunsworth
Near Bradford
BD4 6RN
Click here to visit the show's website for more details.


Thursday 12 July 2018

"The Birmingham Pals Meeting"
Confirmed

19:30 - 21:00. All Welcome

The Staffordshire Regiment Museum

DMS Whittington

Lichfield

WS14 9PY


Friday 13 July to Sunday 15 July 2018

"Tracks to the Trenches 3 (TTTT3)"
Confirmed Booking

Moseley Railway Trust

Apedale Country Park

Loomer Road

Chesterton

Staffordshire

ST5 7LB

The "Tracks to the Trenches" 2018 event marks the finalé of the Moseley Railway Trust's First World War centenary commemorations - highlighting the tremendous expansion of the British light railways, which were used right up until the Armistice in 1918.


Saturday 28 July 2018

World War 1 Event at Warwick Museum - St John's House Museum
Confirmed Booking

Royal Regiment of Fusiliers Museum

St John's House Museum

St John's Court

Warwick

CV34 4NF

This event is held at the museum of The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers (The Royal Warwickshire Regiment). During the Great War The Birmingham Pals formed the 14th, 15th and 16th Battalions of The Royal Warwickshire Regiment. The event runs parallel to the Warwick Folk Festival.


Saturday 4 August and Sunday 5 August 2018

"Royal British Legion End of World War 1"
Confirmed Booking

Hay on Wye Town Centre

More details in the Members area.


Wednesday 8 August 2018

"Staffordshire Regiment Museum Discovery Day"
Confirmed

The Staffordshire Regiment Museum DMS Whittington Lichfield Staffordshire WS14 9PY

This event is organised by The Staffordshire Regiment Museum, who should be contacted for further details: Telephone 01543 434394 or visit the museum's website.
Members of The Birmingham Pals support this event.


Saturday 11 August 2018 and Sunday 12 August 2018

"M5 Living History Show - Spetchley"
Confirmed Booking

Spetchley House Gardens, Worcester

Members of The Birmingham Pals will be at this Multi-Period event, together with other groups.


Wednesday 15 August 2018

"Staffordshire Regiment Museum Discovery Day"
Confirmed

The Staffordshire Regiment Museum DMS Whittington Lichfield Staffordshire WS14 9PY

This event is organised by The Staffordshire Regiment Museum, who should be contacted for further details: Telephone 01543 434394 or visit the museum's website.
Members of The Birmingham Pals support this event.


Saturday 18 August and Sunday 19 August 2018

"Cannock Chase Military History Weekend"
Confirmed Booking

Cannock Chase Visitors Centre (Marquis Drive)

More details to follow.


Saturday 25 August and Sunday 26 August 2018

"Tilston Wakes Festival"
Confirmed Booking

Tilston Village, Cheshire

More details to follow.


Wednesday 29 August 2018

"Staffordshire Regiment Museum Discovery Day"
Confirmed

The Staffordshire Regiment Museum DMS Whittington Lichfield Staffordshire WS14 9PY

This event is organised by The Staffordshire Regiment Museum, who should be contacted for further details: Telephone 01543 434394 or visit the museum's website.
Members of The Birmingham Pals support this event.


Thursday 13 September 2018

"The Birmingham Pals Meeting"
Confirmed

19:30 - 21:00. All Welcome

The Staffordshire Regiment Museum

DMS Whittington

Lichfield

WS14 9PY


Sunday 16 September 2018

Highbury Hall Event
Confirmed

More details to follow.


Thursday 8 November 2018

"The Birmingham Pals Meeting"
Confirmed

19:30 - 21:00. All Welcome

The Staffordshire Regiment Museum

DMS Whittington

Lichfield

WS14 9PY


Friday 9 November 2018 to Sunday 11 November 2018

"Life in the Trenches" incorporating "Night in the Trenches 2018"
Confirmed Booking

The site will be open to re-enactors for setting up on Friday afternoon, then it will be open to the public on Saturday 10 November for "Daytime in the Trenches", followed by "Night in the Trenches" using the 2017 format.

On Sunday 11 November re-enactors will probably be invited to join in the Remembrance Day events at DMS Whittington (otherwise there will be a commemoration at the museum).

The Staffordshire Regiment Museum

DMS Whittington

Lichfield

WS14 9PY

The Museum's annual ‘night time‘ battle event - this year extended to include daytime trench activities. Come and see how the troops lived in the trenches and watch them go ‘over the top’. Featuring British, German and French troops. This event features loud gunfire and explosions and is unsuitable for small children and pets.


Thursday 13 December 2018

"The Birmingham Pals Meeting"
Confirmed

19:30 - 21:00. All Welcome

The Staffordshire Regiment Museum

DMS Whittington

Lichfield

WS14 9PY


Saturday 15 December 2018

"Wartime Christmas"
Confirmed Booking

The Staffordshire Regiment Museum

DMS Whittington

Lichfield

WS14 9PY

The Museum's annual Christmas concert. Trench songs, carols and readings of poignant letters home. Hopefully, the spirit of 1914 will prevail, to ensure a re-enactment of the Christmas Truce. This year the event has been extended to include other aspects of Wartime Christmas, and includes WW2 activities.


Please check for last minute changes before travelling to events