Jellicoe Specials On Shropshire’s Front Line

January 26, 20152:40 pm

“Coal is everything for us, and we want more of it to win victory.” David Lloyd George, Minister of Munitions, July 1915 Had you been standing on the Dana footbridge of Shrewsbury station on August 27th 1914, almost a year earlier, you would be forgiven for overlooking the strategic importance of the coal train which […]


WWI – Shrewsbury Sixth Form Student’s Perspective

January 22, 20152:56 pmJanuary 22, 2015 3:41 pm

Students from Shrewsbury Sixth Form College have been reflecting on their WWI project. They welcomed students and staff from Le Cateau in France, and Walldorf in Germany, to a week-long series of events and activities to commemorate the First World War.  The very busy programme included, the Remembrance Day Service at St Chad’s, a visit […]

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