Know Your Enemy: Truces and Fraternisation in WW1

Join the team at Digging In as they explore the myths and realities of truces in the WWI trenches, through the words of those that were there.

Know Your Enemy: Truces and Fraternisation in WW1

About Know Your Enemy: Truces and Fraternisation in WW1

1.00 pm & 3.00 pm: Words of WWI
Screening featuring 10 powerful poems that have been turned into gripping visual pieces.

3.30 –4.00 pm: Christmas Carols by Candlelight
Join us for carols in the trenches, led by community choir The Voice Project.

All Day: Ask a WWI Soldier
Living history experts occupy the trenches and answer your questions about Christmas on the front lines.

All Day: Home Front Christmas Comforts
Taste some WW1 holiday treats with our Home Front allotment project War & Peas!
Make a WW1 matchbox decoration to take home and hang on your tree!

All Day: Truces and Fraternisation
Exhibition exploring the myths and realities of truces in the trenches, through the words of those that were there.

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