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Newbury 1917 Exhibition

November 2017

Richard Benyon MP at the Newbury 1917 Exhibition.

Richard Benyon MP an appreciative visitor to the Newbury 1917 Exhibition.

Free Entry

(Tea & coffee avaialable)

 

A look at the effect of the Great War on Newbury concentrating on events 100 years ago in 1917. Includes the stories of the men and woman who died in the years 1914 - 1917 and are named on the Newbury War Memorial.

 

Displays

Newbury 1917 - Phil Wood's research

 

World War One Memorabilia

 

Newbury War Memorial - from concept to today

 

Newtown Road Cemetery - war graves and commemorations

 

Sandham Memorial Chapel

 

Newbury 1914-16 - highlights from earlier exhibitions

 

Opening hours

  Monday Nov 6 2pm to 4pm
  Tuesday Nov 7 10am to 4pm
  Wednesday Nov 8 10am to 4pm
  Thursday Nov 9 12 noon to 4pm
  Friday Nov 10 10am to 1pm
  Saturday Nov 11 10am to 4pm
  Sunday Nov 12 12 noon to 4pm

 

Entrance to the Town Hall is via the Mansion House Street door during the week. The main door will be open at the weekend.

 

Special thanks to Mr Paul Winter for the loan of items from his collection of Great War military memoriabilia.

 

 

 

 

 

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