Railways played a vitally important role during the First World War. They were responsible for everything from transporting soldiers to the embarkation points on the coast, transporting munitions from factories, transporti
Over the next 100 days to mark the countdown to Armistice Day we will highlight some of the sites recorded by our volunteers and champions.
This series of 'Places' blogs will highlight some of the interesting Home Front
Presentations from our 2018 workshops can be found below. We would like to thank all speakers for providing their presentations for inclusion on the Home Front Legacy website.
Project Zero/Sero Pros
How time flies! So far 2018 has been full of activity, with the Home Front Legacy team joining forces with Living Legacies 1914-18 to bring further workshops to the UK. We have also seen an additional 520 sites recorded by
The essence of War Walks on the Home Front is original research and its popular interpretation as a series of stories during a guided walk. To date we have organised 15 guided walks and published the same number
Home Front Legacy Champions have been key to the project's success. Our Champions have helped by recording sites in their local area and promoting the project.
To highlight their hard work we asked our Champions to intr
Home Front Legacy Spring Workshops
The Council for British Archaeology’s Home Front Legacy team, working with Living Legacies 1914-18 and the Young Archaeologists' Club, are holding a series of workshops in Spring
2017 has been another eventful year for Home Front Legacy 1914-18!
We launched our resources for young people, joined forces with CITiZAN, East Coast War Channels & Living Legacies 1914-18 to conduct community work
Following the Siege of Antwerp, many Belgians fled for their lives coming to the UK. On 16th October 1914, a ‘special’ Ambulance train arrived at Tonbridge Station in the early hours of the morning carrying several wou