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#1 Wardog

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Posted 10 September 2011 - 03:34 PM

Event being held in October- From their site it looks like the Great War Society will be at this event. Regards, Paul.
http://www.highclere...isitor/hah.html

#2 johnt

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Posted 12 September 2011 - 08:13 PM

That picture in the Daily Mail article is mighty confusing - it seems to show British troops attacking a trench held by the British. Presumably the men in No Man's Land are retreating towards their own trench, otherwise I'd have to question the historical accuracy.

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#3 NigelS

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Posted 26 May 2014 - 12:18 AM

Sunday Telegraph interview , 26th May '14:  Downton Abbey: 'Highclere Castle was a healing house during the war' - Lady Carnarvon explains why she is inviting Germans to a commemorative First World War event at Highclere Castle, the 'home' of Downton Abbey.

 

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#4 Ken Santa Fe

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Posted 26 May 2014 - 01:11 AM

Reads like it'll be a ton of fun.