Tag Archives: BBC World War One at Home

Join us on tour for a taster session!

We’re touring the UK with BBC World War One At Home Live Events between June and September this year. Here’s an idea of what to expect from us. Find out more about the BBC World War One At Home Live Events tour. … Continue reading

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Liverpool Life Stories: Alice Blacklock and the Chavasses

On 14 June 2014 Liverpool will be the next stop on our tour with BBC World War One At Home Live Events. Here are some Merseyside Life Stories  –  can you help us by adding more detail to them? Find out … Continue reading

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From school to the front: Gresham’s School, Norfolk

Holt, in Norfolk, is home to Gresham’s School. This independent school had a successful officer training corps in 1914. We recently visited Norfolk with BBC World War One at Home Live Events. In practice, this meant that over 100 soldiers … Continue reading

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Letters of the First World War: a message from the King

Today on our series showcasing fascinating and moving letters members of the public have added to Lives of the First World War, a letter from Buckingham Palace. Private Thomas Maher joined up with the Manchester Regiment in 1914, as a young … Continue reading

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Two Suffolk soldiers and their stories

We recently visited Ipswich as part of the BBC World War One At Home Live Events tour. Here is just one of the fascinating Life Stories from Lives of the First World War belonging to soldiers from Suffolk. As we … Continue reading

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On the road with BBC World War One At Home

From this week to September, Lives of the First World War is on the road with BBC World War One at Home! Touring the UK with the BBC We’re taking part in the BBC World War One At Home Live … Continue reading

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BBC uncover personal stories of the First World War

Starting in early 2014, the BBC will be working with Lives of the First World War to help bring more than a thousand powerful stories to life – all linked to specific places across the UK – through the brand new World War … Continue reading

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