Events in 2018

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

Events in 2018

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Thursday 8 March 2018

"The Birmingham Pals Meeting"
Confirmed

19:30 - 21:00. All Welcome

The Staffordshire Regiment Museum

DMS Whittington

Lichfield

WS14 9PY


Thursday 10 May 2018

"The Birmingham Pals Meeting"
Confirmed

19:30 - 21:00. All Welcome

The Staffordshire Regiment Museum

DMS Whittington

Lichfield

WS14 9PY


Sunday 3 June 2018

"WW1 Themed Day"
Provisional Booking

Royal Air Force Association

Gloucestershire

More details when the booking is confirmed.


Saturday 16 June & Sunday 17 June 2018

"WW1 Event"
Provisional Booking

Midsomer Norton Station

More details when the booking is confirmed.


Sunday 1 July 2018

"Armed Forces Day Event"
Provisional Booking

Himley House and Park

Himley Road

Dudley

West Midlands

More details when the booking is confirmed.


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 5 August 2018

"Royal British Legion End of World War 1 Parade"
Provisional Booking

Hay on Wye Town Centre

More details when the booking is confirmed.


Saturday 18 August and Sunday 19 August 2018

"Cannock Chase Military History Weekend"
Provisional Booking

Cannock Chase Visitors Centre (Marquis Drive)

More details when the booking is confirmed.


Thursday 13 September 2018

"The Birmingham Pals Meeting"
Confirmed

19:30 - 21:00. All Welcome

The Staffordshire Regiment Museum

DMS Whittington

Lichfield

WS14 9PY


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

"Day in the Trenches" and "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.


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