Read our feature stories and learn more about World War One and how Leicester is commemorating the centenary...


The Battle of the Hohenzollern Redoubt

Read about the Attack by the 46th North Midland Division on the Hohenzollern Redoubt which took place on the 13th October 1915...

J.D Hills portrait

Soldier’s war letters published to mark centenary

Read about the letters of Captain J.D. Hills, to be published on a blog exactly a century from when they were first sent...

Julian Gould

Painting in Focus - Julian Gould

Find out more about Julian Gould, artist and soldier in the First World War...

WW1 Christmas Card

Christmas during the First World War

Find out how wartime affected the festive time of year and learn about the famous Christmas Truce in 1914...

Remembrance Sunday

The Poppy Appeal

Why is the Poppy a symbol of Remembrance?

WW1 October thumb

Remembering the Indian Army

Discover the contribution of the Indian Army during WW1...