Commemorative events

Cheltenham Remembers: Recording Local History Sessions

Date: Tuesday 26th and Thursday 28th May 2015

Venue: University of Gloucestershire, Park Campus, Cheltenham

Type: Community engagement/ recording community stories

Admission: Free

Old Cheltonians Go To War

Date: Monday 10th – Saturday 15th November 2014

Venue: Cheltenham College, Bath Road

Type: Exhibition

Admission: Free

War Memorials of Cheltenham

Date: Wednesday 15th October – Wednesday 26th November 2014

Venue: Cheltenham Local Studies Library, Clarence Street

Type: Exhibition

Cost: Free

Cheltenham Life 1914-1919

Date and Venue: 11th- 21st September 2014 at Christ Church, Malvern Road.

13th October – 15th November 2014 at Cheltenham Library.

17th November – 20th December 2014 at Charlton Kings Library.

Type: Exhibition

Cost: Free

Sam Sweeny

Date: Wednesday 3rd September 2014

Type: Play

Location: Cheltenham Town Hall

Cost: £16.50

Will Harvey’s War

Date: Wednesday 30th July – Saturday 2nd August

Type: Play

Location: The Everyman Theatre

Cost: £12

Commemoration of the Centenary of the Declaration of War

Date: Monday 4th August, 10am.

Type: Church service

Location: Christ Church, followed by a processsion through town to the Minster, where there will be a short service at 11.30am.

Cost: Free

Wild Flower Meadows

Date: Summer, Autumn 2014

Type: Visual

Location: Pittville Park, Honeybourne Line, Montpellier Gardens, Cox’s Meadow, St Peter’s Park, Royal Well Bus Station, Hatherley Park.

Cost: Free

War Memorials of Cheltenham and Twinned Towns

Date: July 4th 2014- no end date

Type: Video

Location: Internet

Cost: Free

Letters to World War One Soldiers’ Houses

Date: July, August 2014

Type: Exhibition

Location: Various homes across Cheltenham

Cost: Free

World War One Museum

Date: November 2013 onwards -currently closed

Type: Educational

Location: Currently considering relocation

Cost: Adults £3.50, children £2, teacher training £60



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