Exhibition commemorates WWI, The War to End All Wars

Release Date: 
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 13:30

As Corby, along with the country, gets ready to mark 100 years since the end of WWI, Corby Borough Council is also inviting people to visit their newest exhibition called WWI, The War to End All Wars.

 

The exhibition is being held at Corby Heritage Centre on High Street and will be available to visit until Saturday 2nd March 2019.

 

During this time Corby Heritage Centre’s exhibition space will be filled with a touring exhibition from Epping Forest Museum, there will be a display with silhouettes of soldiers at prayer, the sounds of war, and objects from the frontline.

 

The Heritage Centre is open Monday to Fridays from 1pm – 4pm and on Saturdays from 11am to 2pm (Excluding Bank Holidays).

  

Lead Member for Community, Cllr John McGhee, said:

 

“This newest exhibition is another way to get people of all ages to learn and think about the War and commemorate those that gave their lives for our country.

 

“It is important that we remember and appreciate what our soldiers and our country went through 100 years ago.”

 

For more information, please contact Corby Borough Council’s Heritage Development Officer, Billy Dalziel on 01563 464284.

More Information: 

For press enquries please contact: Kim Buzzard, Corby Borough Council
Telephone: 01536 464022 Mobile: 07568 590 324
Email kim.buzzard@corby.gov.uk

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Last updated: Tuesday 6th November 2018 01:33:43 PM
Review date: Monday 26th October 2020 01:32:55 PM