Welcome to Shropshire Remembers
Shropshire Archives is co-ordinating an extensive range of activities to commemorate the First World War. The programme will encompass many different art forms and highlight the fantastic heritage collections in both public and private hands.
On this website you can see what events are happening in your area and publicise your own WWI events. You can also contribute your own stories and images of people and communities which were affected by the First World War.Events View All Events as a List | View All Events on a Map
Exhibition of artworks by the re:collect group of artists
"Before Action" is a unique and one off Art installation - throughout the inside of Lichfield Cathedral. The installation features bespoke recordings of 4 poems by Oscar winning actor Eddie Redmayne.
In the footsteps of a survivor Part 2
Sculptural display of Carl Jaycocks' collection of images of the many 100s of WW1 Monuments in Shropshire.
War Walks on the Home Front How Ditton Priors and Burwarton sent their men, timber and stone to the War
How Shropshire sent their men to fight and with the help of conscientious objectors stone from their quarries and thanks to Finnish sailors timber from their woods.
Oakengates and District Branch Royal British Legion are commemorating the lives and sacrifice made by local men during WW1 who are buried within our area.