First World War centenary Partnership

In 2018, join IWM and communities across the world to commemorate the centenary of the First World War.

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Watch The Battle of the Ancre

In 2018, join members of the First World War Centenary Partnership at screenings of the 1917 film 'The Battle of the Ancre and Advance of the Tanks' across the world.

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discover Womenswork100

1918 saw some women in England able to vote for the very first time.

In 2018, find out more about their lives in the First World War and take part in Women's Work 100 at events across the Centenary Partnership.

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  • Prof Alison Fell & Dr Christophe Declerq discuss a project led by Unis of Leeds, Antwerp and UCL, funded by @ahrcpress which aims to trace Belgian refugees to the UK during #FWW and understand their experience. Find details of the talk in Ieper on 21 Feb:

  • Prof @aphrabel and Dr Cedric Van Dijck discuss 'Trench Journalists in Belguim, Britain and France' traces trench journalism across national and linguistic borders at @UniKent with In Flanders Fields Museum, @GatewaysFWWon 7th Feb. Find out more:

  • Opening 29th Jan @TheWWImuseum, 'Color of Memory: Fabric Art in WWI' explores expressions of remembrance through incredible objects. Many of the pieces were made in response to those loved ones going to #FWW from every country. Find out more here:

  • Join Prof @LucyNoakes1 on 24th Jan as she discusses 'Poppy Petals: The Meaning of the Great War in 21st Century Britain' in Ieper with In Flanders Fields Museum @UniKent, @GatewaysFWW. Find details here: © IWM (EPH 2313)